In this post, she shares public health postcards from Colorado, Wyoming and Montana, visiting a range of public health issues in her travels, including homelessness, forest fires, dental care and health equity, and issues for American Indians.
Fires, ice, and some teething problems
Armstrong also pointed out that, as in Australia, dental pain is a common reason for ED attendance and opioid prescription in the US. And that, also as in Australia, the ideal of addressing oral health inequity with universal dental care remains out of reach.
A monument and a horror show
Armstrong reported that the case has been a flashpoint for the ongoing movement to seek justice for missing and murdered Indigenous women – a neglected and under-reported problem in the US.
Climate change, coronavirus, Superbowl and supplements
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