One in eight American adults is an alcoholic, study says

One in eight American adults is an alcoholic, study says.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 12th, 2017

Alcoholism Rises in U.S.; Study Says 1 in 8 Adults Considered to be an Alcoholic

The rate alcohol use disorder, also known as alcoholism, rose by 49% in the first decade of the 2000s, according to a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry this month.  One in eight American adults,........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 11th, 2017

Can obesity rates be reversed?

A new report by two nonprofit groups shows that while one third of American adults and one in six children are obese, there's evidence the trend can be reversed. The 2017 study by the Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Fou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 1st, 2017

U.S. Has 3.5 Million More Registered Voters Than Live Adults - A Red Flag For Electoral Fraud

Via, American democracy has a problem - a voting problem. According to a new study of U.S. Census data, America has more registered voters than actual li.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 18th, 2017

One in eight American adults are alcoholics, study says

One in eight American adults are alcoholics, study says.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 11th, 2017

Americans" Odds of Earning More Than Parents Have Plunged

The likelihood that young adults will earn more than their parents has plummeted in recent decades, a study has found, fueling concerns that the American dream of steady upward mobility is foundering amid a widening wealth gap.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsDec 8th, 2016

American Dream collapsing for young adults, study says, as odds plunge that children will earn more than their parents

American Dream collapsing for young adults, study says, as odds plunge that children will earn more than their parents.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 8th, 2016

Liz Weston: Your Money Secrets Are Killing You

Nearly three-quarters of U.S. adults admitted feeling stressed about money and 22 percent reported extreme stress in a 2015 study commissioned by the American Psychological Society.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsSep 26th, 2016

America"s respect for Donald Trump has collapsed over three years

John Moore/Getty ImagesThree years ago, Donald Trump inspired envy and distrust from the average American. Now he inspires contempt and rejection. That's a finding from a new study from Fidelum Partners, which asked 1,012 adults to&nbs.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 25th, 2016

Use Of Opioid Painkillers May Decrease With Legalization of Medical Marijuana, New Study Suggests

Legalization of medical marijuana may reduce the instances of opioid use in adults under 40 years of age, a new study analyzing traffic accidents has suggested. Published Thursday in the American Journal of Public Health, the study noted a fall in the .....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 17th, 2016

Three million American handgun owners carry loaded firearm daily: Study

An estimated three million adult American handgun owners carry a loaded firearm on a daily basis, and nine million do so on a monthly basis, a study has found. Vast majority cited protection as the primary reason for carrying a.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard19 hr. 18 min. ago

Colleges Where Applications Are on the Rise

The U.S. job market is becoming increasingly competitive, and a college degree may be more necessary today than ever before. Rising educational attainment among American adults partially reflects the........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 19th, 2017

Ernst & Young report demonstrates the economic impact of timeshares in Hawaii

Hawaii’s timeshare industry contributed approximately $5.3 billion in consumer and business spending in 2016, according to a recent study conducted by Ernst & Young for the American Resort Development Association Hawaii. According to the study, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

Trump"s tweets lead to bad news coverage, study shows

President Trump has said that Twitter allows him to eschew a press corp he routinely decries as dishonest. But those tweets have led to plenty of bad headlines, and poor marks from the American public......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 18th, 2017

The D.C. region’s corporate boards are adding women at a sluggish rate

Women hold just 14.7 percent of board seats in the D.C. region, according to a new report. A newly released annual study — prepared by American University’s Kogod School of Business for Women in Technology and its program, the Leadership Found.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2017

In the age of automation, this is how immigrants help American workers

A new study suggests immigration helps offset some of automation’s nastier side effects......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2017

Marijuana: Cannabis is Pleasurable Because it Changes Brain"s Reward Center on Cellular Level

Over 6 percent of American adults could have been diagnosed with pot addiction during their lives, according to one survey......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 16th, 2017

Judge allows Dakota Access pipeline to keep running

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the Dakota Access oil pipeline can continue operating while a study is completed to assess its environmental impact on an American Indian tribe......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 11th, 2017

Loss of smell may signal dementia risk in older adults: study

Older adults who have trouble identifying common odours are more than twice as likely as those with a normal sense of smell to develop dementia within five years, a study has found. Researchers at U........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 30th, 2017

Even The Cheapest Obamacare Plans Are "Unaffordable" In 94% Of American Cities, New Study Finds

We've frequently warned that Obamacare is locked in an inescapable death spiral that will result in its inevitable failure.  The problem is that the folks who make too much to qualify for subsidies (currently defined as roughly $80.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 29th, 2017

Weight Loss Saves Obese Adults Nearly $30,000, According to Study

Obesity causes the U.S. nearly $210 billion a year in medical expenses, according to findings......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 26th, 2017