Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Economic Status Updates http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/ 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 wecare@smgnj.com wecare@smgnj.com 60 Farmers' Market Vouchers May Help Poorer Families Eat Healthier http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690083/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689887/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689774/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689812/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688801/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688593/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688653/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688667/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688640/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688256/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688173/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688080/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688004/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/687572/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/687759/ Analysis using 2009 data looked at 26 common but often unnecessary tests and procedures Mon, 12 May 2014 16:00:00 -0400