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Texas school shooting highlights complexity of race, bullying and mental health

Loading the player… New details of a recent shooting that left four people injured at Timberview High School in Arlington, Texas, reveal that bullying may have triggered this tragic event.  According to Arlington Assistant Police Chief Kevin Kolbye in a Wednesday afternoon news conference, the violent attack stemmed from a fight caught on video that… Read More »

Optum inks deal with largest health system to date, SSM Health

Dive Brief: Optum is partnering with nonprofit hospital operator SSM Health in a bid to leverage technology to expand access to healthcare in the Midwest, the latest in deals UnitedHealth’s health services business has made with major health systems to boost back-end functions. Under the 10-year deal beginning in 2022, Optum will support some of… Read More »

Back to work: Why returning to the office can bring surprising health benefits

After 18 months of on-and-off working from home, white-collar employees are drifting back to the office — and it’s fair to say that some are more excited than others. ut don’t be disheartened. Scientists say that returning to the office comes with its own, somewhat surprising, health benefits for our body and mind. It’s 7.30am… Read More »