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Educating Healthcare Providers on How Appalachian Culture Impacts Diabetes Care via 360-degree Virtual Reality

Educating Healthcare Providers on How Appalachian Culture Impacts Diabetes Care via 360-degree Virtual Reality Brooke E. Rigot, OMS II, Elizabeth A. Beverly, PhD Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH 45701 Introduction:
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Examination of Healthcare Professionals' Use of Language in Diabetes Care: A Secondary Qualitative Data Analysis

Examination of Health Care Professionals’ Use of Language in Diabetes Care: A Secondary Qualitative Data Analysis Amy Saunders, OMS II, Elizabeth A. Beverly, PhD Background: The language used by health care professionals when speaking with and
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Can more outpatient facilities lead to better diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia (ADRD) in rural Ohio? A study of the association between drug and alcohol abuse facilities and ADRD prevalence.

The prevalence of Alzheimer’s disease will more than double by 2050. Rural county residents may be at increased risk for Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia (ADRD) due to behavioral, occupational, and environmental factors; however, r
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Did COVID-19 disrupt community cohesion or create community cohesion?

Background: Social cohesion has been shown to play a role in how communities respond to emergency situations, such as disasters or the current COVID-19 pandemic (Borkowska & Laurence 2020; Townshend et al. 2014). As such, a better understanding o
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Pharmacist-led COVID-19 response at a private university

Since 2010, the Raabe College of Pharmacy has directed ONU Healthwise, a multidisciplinary clinical practice of Ohio Northern University. The services under the umbrella of ONU HealthWise include a campus wide employee/student health and wellness cli
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Ohio Farmers' Self-Report Six Health Behaviors

A health behaviors assessment of Ohio farmers was conducted by Ohio State University in 2020. The importance of this data is that it provides OSU Extension, community hospitals, health departments, federal qualified centers, and agencies a better und
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“Go to where the people are”: Recommendations to improve preconception care for rural women

Background: There are few qualitative studies examining rural women and preconception care in the United States. In a previous study, women living in a Healthcare Professional Shortage Area and Maternity Care Desert (Hardin County, Ohio) expressed th
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Rural Educational Leaders' Perceptions on Mental Health Programs for ​ Adolescent Students Impacted by Opioid Misuse

Over the past decade, opioid misuse has risen at an alarming rate. Children from an opioid disorder household are particularly vulnerable to the strain an opioid addiction has financially, emotionally, and physically (Sapp & Hooten, 2018). In 201
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