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 Good Supermarkets in Poor Areas May Not Prompt Better Eating Study found no change in availability of healthy foods for children in low-income homes Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Unemployment May Fuel a Fifth of Suicides Worldwide, Study Says Overall state of economy not as important as whether person is out of work, researchers add Wed, 11 Feb 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Money Tops Americans' List of Stressors Women, parents and younger adults most troubled, survey finds Wed, 4 Feb 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Income Inequality Affects Kids' Health, Research Shows Study of 34 countries finds widening gap in physical and mental health of rich and poor Wed, 4 Feb 2015 09:00:00 -0500 Greek Fiscal Crisis Tied to Rise in Suicides The sustained increase was larger among women than among men, study found Tue, 3 Feb 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Student Loans Take Emotional Toll on Young Adults As college debts mount, so do depressive symptoms, study says Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Researchers Rethink Inner-City Asthma Theory Poverty, race, ethnicity are more accurate predictors, study says Tue, 20 Jan 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Family Income, Expectations Tied to Kindergarten Performance Kids scored better overall when their parents focused more on reading, computer use and preschool Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:00:00 -0500 More Americans Getting Needed Health Care, Survey Shows As coverage expands under 'Obamacare,' fewer report problems getting care, paying medical bills Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 For Pastors, It's Easy to Pack on the Pounds Stress, long hours and low pay are a challenge to clergy members, study finds Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Alcohol Taxes Up, Binge Drinking Down? Study finds lower rates in states with higher tariffs Thu, 8 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Despite Resolutions, Food Bills Go <i>Up</i> After New Year's Consumers seem to stick with calorie-rich favorites from the holiday season, research shows Wed, 7 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Outreach Program May Help Poorer Smokers Quit Efforts included phone-based counseling and free nicotine-replacement therapy Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Free Clinics Run by Med Students on the Rise More than half of all medical students are involved in such clinics, study says Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Where Doctors Train May Affect Whether They Practice Expensive Medicine Those who did residencies in high-cost areas were more likely to spend more per patient, study finds Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:00:00 -0500