Isabella Bellini is an intern at HealthCity. She is pursuing her master’s degree at Boston University School of Public Health with a focus on health communications and promotions.
Women with substance use disorder have a unique set of challenges for which existing addiction services have failed to find solutions.
"Teen and Tot was serving a population that needed somebody whose aim was not to keep them down but rather to push them forward."
Socialization, gender roles, race, and the way we screen for depression play a critical role in who receives adequate care for mental health issues.
Upstream healthcare solutions are critical, but this essential need offers preventative treatment and relationship-building crucial to patient care.
Period poverty is a global issue, and it particularly affects people experiencing homelessness, who face additional stigma.