Health Rewind: Georgia Teen Finally Gets Heart Transplant

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Home Therapy Helps Blacks With Depression

Home visits from a social worker can make a dent in depression among older Black women, a recent study found. A team from Johns Hopkins University School found that just four weeks of once-a-week hour-long sessions helped reduce anxiety, depression and stress among 64 percent of the study’s participants, Reuters reported.

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