JUST OUT:  Recent articles in Kaiser Health News explore how COVID-19 is leading to moral injury in nurses and leaving some family members with hospitalized loved ones coping with long-term psychological effects. In Health Affairs, I featured the University of Kentucky's statewide initiative to prevent and reduce the effects of opioid addiction. For British Medical Journal, a look at whether high-deductible plans discourage Americans from seeking out Covid-related treatment.  Ongoing coverage for Monitor on Psychology about mental health issues amid the pandemic, including risky changes in alcohol consumption.

Nature  | To ease the burden on dialysis patients, researchers are pushing to develop devices that can be rolled into work or strapped around the waist.  

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Kaiser Health News | Some physician groups prefer to talk about “potentially inappropriate” rather than futile care, but the underlying quandary remains. 

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