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Hate Crimes and Pandemic Lead More Asian Americans to Seek Therapy

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Hate Crimes and Pandemic Lead More Asian Americans to Seek Therapy A growing number of Asian Americans have overcome a cultural stigma attached to seeking mental health treatment, experts said. Read in app Julian Sarafian said he had to convince his parents… Read More »

Merck started its Acceleron pursuit at $160 per share, but CEO Davis balked at paying more than $180

Merck’s new CEO Robert Davis has big shoes to fill after taking the reins from Kenneth Frazier at the start of July. Just two weeks into his tenure, though, his company was already in talks for its first M&A deal under the new helmsman, a securities filing shows. Merck unveiled its proposed $ 11.5 billion Acceleron… Read More »

More money, trust, and control: HIV self-testing and PrEP empowers sex workers and their partners in Uganda

A qualitative study asked HIV-negative sex workers and their partners in Uganda about their experiences using HIV self-testing and PrEP. The study found that using the two interventions together was economically empowering because sex without a condom was safer, they enhanced relationships, intimacy, and trust among partners, and participants were empowered to take control of… Read More »