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 As U.S. Economy Worsened, Vasectomy Rates Rose, Study Finds National data shows a 28 percent rise in men opting for the procedure Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Tonsillectomy Complications May Be More Likely in Poor, Minority Kids Access to care might play a role, researcher says Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Recessions May Thwart a Woman's Motherhood Plans Forever: Study Research found initial impact was most pronounced among women in their 20s, and lasted until they were in their 40s Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Health Insurance May Not Be Affordable for All Study highlights gaps and unintended consequences of 'Obamacare' Mon, 8 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Quality of U.S. Diet Improves, Slightly But Americans still eat too few vegetables and too much salt, survey finds Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Childhood Mental Disability Rates Up, Study Finds Largest increase reported among wealthier families Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 More Employers Moving to High-Deductible Health Plans Companies looking to offset rising insurance costs in 2015 and beyond, survey finds Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Children With Jailed Family Members More Likely to Have Poor Health Later Risk about 15 percent higher for those who grew up with incarcerated kin: study Wed, 6 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Poor People With Diabetes Much More Likely to Lose a Limb: Study Most amputations are preventable with earlier treatment, researchers note Mon, 4 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -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