• AP-NORC Poll on Community Support of Older Adults Finds Disparities in Services and Access

    2 monthes ago - By Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

    Overall, more people think their local area is doing a good job than a poor job meeting the needs of older adults when it comes to many services, including health care, healthy food and nutrition, social activities, transportation, and in-home supports, according to a new study from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
    Crucially, however, it finds that non-white adults and those in lower-income households hold more negative evaluations of how well their community provides many of these services.
    Looking specifically at health care services, more than half of all...
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  • Finding MyVOICE: A Mixed-Methods Examination of Health Outcomes of Young Adults with Chronic Illness Transitioning from Pediatric to Adult Health Care

    Finding MyVOICE: A Mixed-Methods Examination of Health Outcomes of Young Adults with Chronic Illness Transitioning from Pediatric to Adult Health Care

    2 monthes ago - By Journal of Pediatric Health Care

    This study examines health use outcomes of young adults with chronic illness following participation in a transition program and identifies variables that impact outcomes.
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