Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Economic Status Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Economic Status from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Farmers' Market Vouchers May Help Poorer Families Eat Healthier Special incentives encourage consumption of fruits and vegetables, study says Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Life Skills, Parenting Classes May Cut Inflammation in Poor Kids That, in turn, may help reduce health ills, such as diabetes and heart disease, researcher says Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Cost of Kidney Donation May Deter the Poor Study finds greater decline in donors from low-income areas Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Delayed Retirements May Forestall Predicted Nursing Shortage Economy, rewarding work have motivated baby boomer nurses to stay on the job, research suggests Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Cancer Survivors Face Mounting Costs of Continuing Medical Care: Study Their annual expenses were almost twice that of people who never had cancer, researchers report Thu, 12 Jun 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Recession Linked to More Than 10,000 Suicides in North America, Europe But countries can take steps to reduce self-harm cases during economic downturns, researchers say Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Recession Forced Many Families to Seek Medicaid Coverage Illinois data shows those who had children with chronic illnesses were most affected Tue, 10 Jun 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Autism's Costs Can Run Into Millions for One Person Lost wages, residential care and special education are just some of the driving factors, study finds Mon, 9 Jun 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Millions Will Not Have to Pay Obamacare Tax Penalties: Report More uninsured will qualify for exemptions in 2016 than earlier estimates showed, experts say Mon, 9 Jun 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Today's Heroin Abusers Often Middle-Class Suburbanites: Study Problem often starts after prescription painkiller use, researchers say Wed, 28 May 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Your Income Might Influence Your Risk for Certain Cancers Lifestyle-related disease, such as lung cancer, is more common among the poor, researchers find Tue, 27 May 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Cheaper Food May Be Fueling U.S. Obesity Epidemic Americans spend just one-tenth of disposable income on food, an historic low, study finds Thu, 22 May 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Good Grades = Bigger Bucks Study found higher GPAs in high school were associated with higher incomes as adults Wed, 21 May 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Single Moms' Job Loss May Have Long Term Impact on Kids Children's education and long-term mental health often seem to suffer, research shows Fri, 16 May 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Wasteful Medicare Spending Topped $1.9 Billion in 1 Year: Study Analysis using 2009 data looked at 26 common but often unnecessary tests and procedures Mon, 12 May 2014 16:00:00 -0400