Department of Health and Human Services

January 27, 2021

North Carolina: Grant for 988 Suicide Prevention Lifeline Number

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services’ Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services has been awarded the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline’s 988 State Planning Grant through Vibrant Emotional Health, the nonprofit administrator of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (Lifeline).  This grant, totaling $129,555,...

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January 2, 2021

NIH study uncovers how COVID-19 affects a patient’s brain

(STL.news) National Institutes of Health released the following article: NIH study uncovers blood vessel damage and inflammation in COVID-19 patients’ brains but no infection. In an in-depth study of how COVID-19 affects a patient’s brain, National Institutes of Health researchers consistently spotted hallmarks of damage caused by thinning and leaky...

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