Healthy Now Blog

  • Aug 31, 2016

Looks like it’s time to go back to school!

Before we know it the summer has come to an end and it is time to get everyone ready to go back to school.more

  • Aug 19, 2016

Dietary supplements have little oversight

Pieter Cohen, MD, a physician at CHA Somerville Campus Primary Care, an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and a nationally recognized expert on dietary supplements, shared insight with Consumer Reports on their potential risks.more

  • Aug 16, 2016

CHA psychiatrist helps to transform curriculum to prevent substance abuse

Todd Griswold, MD, an outpatient psychiatrist at CHA and director of medical student education in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, is spearheading the transformation of HMS’s curriculum in order to teach medical students better pain medicine prescribing practices, learn signs of addiction and to de-stigmatize substance use disordersmore

  • Aug 11, 2016

CHA partners with community to address youth violence

Events across the country have residents and neighborhood stakeholders asking what can be done to better address violence in our communities.more

  • Aug 09, 2016

A physician’s prescription for responding to the opioid epidemic

Mark Albanese, MD, director of adult outpatient and addictions services at Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA), is a psychiatrist, educator, and scientist who advocates for evidence-based care of opioid dependence and other forms of addiction.more

  • Aug 04, 2016

Finding joy in the practice of medicine

Jennifer Adaeze Okwerekwu, MD, is a first-year resident in the adult psychiatry training program at CHA.more

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