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 Free Drug Samples for Doctors Might Prove Costly for Patients Study of dermatologists found those with access to samples from drug makers more likely to prescribe expensive meds Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Too Many Foster Kids With ADHD Treated With Antipsychotic Drugs: Study Researchers looked at unapproved 'atypical' use of these meds in one state Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Fewer Americans Overwhelmed by Medical Bills: Report Reduced use of medical care, early health care reforms may be easing financial worries, experts say Wed, 9 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 More Than 1 Million Americans Caring for Injured Veterans: Report Few public or private programs offer direct support to these caregivers, researchers say Tue, 1 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Fewer Americans Would Smoke If Cessation Treatments Were Covered: CDC Counseling and medication services aren't all included, and barriers to access exist, study shows Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Traffic Smog Tied to Hospital Stays for White Kids With Asthma Among black kids in study, other factors appeared to play bigger role in asthma rehospitalizations Thu, 27 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Millions Underinsured in 2012, Reforms Well-Targeted, Report Says Despite new laws, 15 million poor people have no new coverage options Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Many Don't Understand Obamacare or Health Insurance, Survey Finds 'Navigators' can help walk people through enrollment process, experts say Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Chronically Ill Americans May Skip Meds to Afford Food Study finds that people with health issues who don't qualify for assistance often must choose either 'treat or eat' Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0400 When a Parent Dies, What Helps a Child Cope? Study suggests grieving can affect school performance; mental health therapy an effective option Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Do Harder Working Husbands Have Healthier Wives? His long work hours may boost her health, study suggests Wed, 5 Mar 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Moving Out of Poor Neighborhood May Disrupt Boys' Mental Health: Study However, girls tend to do better with upward mobility, researchers say Wed, 5 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Rising Fresh Produce Prices Tied to Higher Risk of Child Obesity However, study also found similar effect with cost of fast food Fri, 28 Feb 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Students' Health Habits Tied to School Success Fitness, nutrition, proper sleep and TV restrictions appeared to make a difference in study of city kids Sat, 22 Feb 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Living in Rich Neighborhood May Fuel Materialism Keeping up with the Joneses hardest on young city dwellers with less money, study finds Mon, 17 Feb 2014 17:00:00 -0500