Is the Homeless Crisis Causing a Health Crisis?

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There have been recent outbreaks of hepatitis A and typhus across the United States stemming from conditions in homeless communities. Dr. Drew Pinsky calls the homelessness crisis a “mental health catastrophe,” sharing that so many people who live on the streets have a mental health issue and addiction issues as well. What can be done to help the situation?

How Can We Address the Mental Health Crisis within the Homeless Population?