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  1. The Insurance Piece of the Drug-Crisis PuzzleRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2016 | National Journal

    ... disorders be treated as a disease in the eyes of insurance companies, providers, and lawmakers. Patrick Kennedy has battled an addiction to prescription painkillers and other substances, and he's also taken up this cause. In a lengthy recent ...

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  2. Politics | Drone Regulation and Lobbying Reform Act: This Week at the State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Go Local

    ... by Rep. Jean Philippe Barros (D-Dist. 59, Pawtucket). The House passed legislation introduced by Rep. Brian Patrick Kennedy (D-Dist. 38, Hopkinton, Westerly) that would authorize motor vehicle dealers to issue guaranteed asset protection waivers to ...

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  3. Woman pulls casket for miles for mental health awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    As a truck belches smoke, Greta Schwartz, of Seaville, N.J., pulls a casket as she walks along route 206, from southern New Jersey to Trenton Tuesday, May 31, 2016, in Tabernacle, N.J. Schwartz, who got the idea for the walk after attending a discussion on mental health, addiction and suicide from former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy last year, hopes to arrive at the Statehouse on Wednesday.

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    Jun 1, 2016 | MyFoxPhilly

    ... Greta was in the audience at Stockton University last November when former Rhode Island congressman Patrick Kennedy detailed his struggle with addiction and mental illness. "People hide. They don't tell their stories. It's gonna take everybody ...

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  5. NJ Woman Carrying Casket Has Emotional End To 80-Mile Journey For Mental Health AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... in New York City to work after attending a discussion on mental health from former Rhode Island U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, who spoke in November at Stockton University. Kennedy, the son of former U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy, now lives in Brigantine and ...

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  6. Woman pulls casket for miles for mental health awarenessRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... in New York City to work after attending a discussion on mental health from former Rhode Island U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, who spoke in November at Stockton University. Kennedy, the son of former U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy, now lives in Brigantine and ...

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    May 31, 2016 | Brunswick News

    ... in New York City to work after attending a discussion on mental health from former Rhode Island U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, who spoke in November at Stockton University. Kennedy, the son of late Massachusetts U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy, now lives in ...

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  8. Woman Pulling Casket For 80 Miles To Raise Suicide, Mental Health AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... in New York City to work after attending a discussion on mental health from former Rhode Island U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, who spoke in November at Stockton University. Kennedy, the son of former U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy, now lives in Brigantine and ...

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  9. Three-day Walk Brings Awareness to Mental HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Cape May County Herald

    ... the people whose lives have been cut short from mental illness and suicide. Schwartz was inspired by Patrick Kennedy, an author and advocate for mental health, and recent suicides of two teens from Ocean City High School. She also feels that now is ...

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  10. Rep. Kennedy: Religious exemptions cana t trump civil rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | WWLP

    Congressman Joe Kennedy is pushing legislation that would ban religious exemptions from laws that guarantee fundamental civil and legal rights. The Massachusetts Democrat says the bill is a response to what he calls ongoing attempts to cite religious beliefs as grounds to undermine civil rights protections, limit access to health care and refuse service to minority groups.

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  11. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    May 17, 2016 | Lucianne.com

    ... of State Hillary Clinton's top aides Cheryl Mills and Huma Abedin, as well as top State Department official Patrick Kennedy, and former State IT employee Bryan Pagliano regarding the creation and operation of Clinton's non-government email system. ...

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  12. Anthem Dodges a Mental Health Bias ActionRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 | Courthouse News Service

    ... care. The lawsuit, filed three years ago in Connecticut, quoted remarks to Congress by U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, when introducing the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008. "Access to mental health services is one of the most ...

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  13. Highmark and Quartet Partner to Improve Outcomes for Individuals with ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Business Wire

    Partnership will help primary care physicians connect and collaborate with behavioral health providers and bridge the gap between medical care and treatment of mental illness )--Highmark Inc., among the ten largest health insurers in the United States and the fourth largest Blue Cross and Blue Shield-affiliated company, and Quartet, a clinically-guided technology company improving the integration of behavioral and physical health care, today announced a collaboration to provide enhanced care for individuals with behavioral health needs.

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  14. Naughton introduces bill to protect Rhode Island's drinking waterRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | Warwickonline.com

    ... (D-Dist. 23, Warwick), Arthur Handy (D-Dist. 18, Cranston), Lauren H. Carson (D-Dist. 75, Newport) and Brian Patrick Kennedy (D-Dist. 38, Hopkinton, Westerly), has been referred to the House Environment and Natural Resources Committee.

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  15. Kennedy to speak at benefit luncheon eventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The Columbian

    Patrick Kennedy, son of the late Sen. Ted Kennedy, will be speaking at a charity event at the Heathman Lodge on June 17 in Vancouver. Held from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Children's Center Benefit Luncheon is raising money to help children needing mental health services.

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  16. Conference to Explore Neuroscience-based Treatments for Alcohol and Drug AddictionRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    On May 18 - 20, the New York Academy of Sciences, Science Translational Medicine , and The Aspen Brain Forum Foundation will present The Addicted Brain and New Treatment Frontiers: Sixth Annual Aspen Brain Forum . The conference, held at the Academy and via simulcast Webinar, will explore research that suggests that drug and alcohol addiction-which contributes to the death of more than 90,000 Americans annually-is strongly related to neurobiological changes in the brain, and push progress on the nascent field of neuroscience-based therapeutic strategies.

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  17. Kennedy clan member talks about battle with addiction, mental illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The London Free Press

    Patrick Kennedy, part of an American political dynasty, is bringing a very personal message to London on how addiction and mental illness must be treated the same as a physical ailments, without stigma attached. "The challenge we have is with getting health-care systems to treat mental illness and addiction the same way they have treated the physical," said Kennedy, son of Edward Kennedy Kennedy, a former U.S. Congressman, will share his story about battling addiction and mental health illness while in office at the 10th annual Breakfast of Champions event May 11. "We have this real intransigence to treat this illness as real because of the historic prejudices and bias," he said.

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  18. Delving into the bipolar brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Stanford

    ... an watch the documentary, which also features former NIHM director Tom Insel, MD; former U.S. Representative Patrick Kennedy, and the late actress Patty Duke, here .

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  19. MSNBC again falsely claims Benghazi committee is the "longest running investigation" everRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Hot Air

    ... the Office of the Secretary, and emails from Cheryl Mills, Jake Sullivan, Huma Abedin, Susan Rice, and Patrick Kennedy: "It is deplorable that it took over a year for these records to be produced to our committee, and that our Democrat colleagues ...

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  20. Here are just a few things people get wrong about mental illnessRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... onstage or in the limelight or being the center of attention. And we can be loud. I swear, former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-R.I.), who has bipolar disorder, practically yells when he speaks. But maybe he's just being passionate. Is that wrong? ...

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