Two-thirds of American adults are either overweight or obese, a rate that grew from 15% for 1978-80 to 32% in 2003-04.
1 Jan 2008
A map of the United States shows that health care coverage varies by region.
1 Feb 2008
The American Association of Medical Colleges reported a recent rise in the number of medical school graduates who come from families with incomes in the highest quintile.
1 Apr 2008
Lacking a usual source of health care is associated with poorer control of chronic conditions and lower receipt of preventive services.
1 May 2008
The U.S. spends more than $2 trillion annually on health care, but public health experts debate where that money should go to produce better results.
1 Jun 2008
The prevalance of overweight and obesity changed little between the early 1960s and 1976-1980.
1 Sep 2008
An increasing percentage of adults experience limitation of activity as they age.
1 Oct 2008
The U.S. spent $2 trillion on health care (average: $6,700 per person), more of its Gross Domestic Product than any other developed country. What does it all buy?.
1 Jan 2009
Tracking the use of complementary and alternative medicines by age and condition.
1 Feb 2009
The American Lung Association State of Tobacco Control 2008 report graded the 50 states and District of Columbia.
1 Mar 2009