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

Retirement Will Cost the Average American $828,000 – and Most Workers Risk Falling Short

A shocking number of adults have less than $10,000 set aside for the future. And if they don't start doing better, they're essentially doomed......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews13 hr. 53 min. ago

Why Reading Books Should be Your Priority, According to Science

You're not doing yourself any favors if you're in the 26 percent of American adults who haven't read even part of a book within the last year......»»

Category: topSource: incMar 15th, 2018

Facebook likely to boost happiness in autistic adults, says study

The researchers propose that that ability to interact with others on Facebook, instead of in more challenging face-to-face interactions may help protect these individuals against mental health issues.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 13th, 2018

The majority of baby boomers now own a smart device

A new study by the American Association of Retired Persons.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 12th, 2018

Researchers found significant differences between American and Dutch psychopaths

A study of 7,450 criminals in the US and the Netherlands has determined what may be psychopaths' most central characteristics. Irresponsibility and a "paras.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 10th, 2018

Do Americans have a shopping-while-drunk issue?

According to a new survey nearly half of American adults admit to regularly shopping while drunk. Amazon Echo owners complaining of Alexa laughing. And M & M's is releasing three new flavors as part of a new contest......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 8th, 2018

Tribe asks judge for "meaningful role" in pipeline study

The American Indian tribe leading the fight against the Dakota Access oil pipeline says federal officials are being uncooperative as they complete more court-ordered environmental study of the project......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 7th, 2018

Regular walking may protect against heart failure: Study

About 6.5 million adults have heart failure, a condition in which the heart becomes too weak to pump enough blood to meet the body's needs.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 3rd, 2018

New Study Says These Are America"s 10 Hardest-Working Cities

According to Gallup, the typical American works 44.5 hours a week on average -- up from 42.8 hours a week five years earlier......»»

Category: topSource: incMar 1st, 2018

Book review: Shadow boxing in Af-Pak

In the circumstances, the war became 'a humbling case study in the limits of American power'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 28th, 2018

Why Is CNN"s Approval Rating For Trump 15 Points Lower Than Rasmussen"s?

CNN claims just 35% of American adults approve of how Trump is performing. Rasmussen Reports found 49% of respondents approve of the president. And RealClearPolitics shows that on 'average' 41.3% believe Trump's doing a good job. So the qu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 27th, 2018