ADL News

What kinds of experiences do transgender adolescents encounter in primary care?

A recent article in the Journal of Adolescent Health asked this question in a qualitative study, investigating the challenges and barriers to primary care, concluding with recommendations to provide better experiences with primary care for transgender adolescents.

To learn more, read the December 1 highlighted article!
Guss, C. E., Woolverton, G. A., Borus, J., Austin, S. B., Reisner, S. L., & Katz-Wise, S. L. (2019). Transgender adolescents' experiences in primary care: A qualitative study. Journal of Adolescent Health, 65(3), 344-349. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2019.03.009

Supporting a healthy rural community takes more than great health care.

To celebrate National Rural Health Day on November 21, the ADL is highlighting an article that describes the economic, technological, and insurance challenges that face rural areas striving for health.

To learn more about this important topic, check out the November 15 highlighted article:
Woodie, P. (2018). What's economic development got to do with it? the economic impact of healthy rural communities. North Carolina Medical Journal, 79(6), 382-385. doi:10.18043/ncm.79.6.382