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Positive social-emotional schools boost mental health – The Hippocratic Post

Positive socio-emotional environments in schools boost student mental health. A project led by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute (MCRI) has shown that promoting a positive socio-emotional environment in schools can improve student mental health. Last year, the Wellcome Trust’s Active Ingredients for Youth Anxiety and Depression Commission announced the 21 research teams from around the …

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Medical students and schools put a modern spin on the age-old Hippocratic Oath

Medical students and schools put a modern spin on the age-old Hippocratic Oath

The Hippocratic Oath is a long-standing tradition. But as the practice of medicine has evolved over the two millennia since the oath’s inception, the ancient text seems less and less applicable to medical students today. Instead of swearing by Apollo, medical school administrators, including those at Columbia, Yale, the University of Washington and the Icahn …

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