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 1 in 5 U.S. Adults Has a Physical, Mental Disability: CDC Race, poverty and less education linked to increased odds of having a disability Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:00:00 -0400 Heroin Use on the Rise Among Women, Wealthier People, CDC Finds Prescription painkiller addiction often precedes use of street drug Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Hormones May Spur Rash Choices on Stock Exchange Study found high levels of testosterone, cortisol linked to traders making riskier financial decisions Mon, 6 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Best Friends May Help Poor Kids Succeed Study found having just one confidant helped teens find ways to cope with problems Mon, 6 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Diabetes Rates Fall in Neighborhoods With Healthy Food, Parks and Gyms Study suggests making these resources easily accessible, affordable might cut odds of disease Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Millennials More Accepting of Working Moms Than Past Generations Survey responses reveal growing gender equality in U.S. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Female Bosses May Not Push Pay Parity Study found some women did worse financially when working for a female manager Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:00:00 -0400 Tight Food Budget Can Wreak Havoc on Diabetes Management Study finds worse blood sugar control in those who worry about having enough to eat Fri, 12 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Poorer Blacks May Face Higher Odds of Heart Disease For black women, study finds risk is doubled among those with lowest income Wed, 27 May 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Adults With Autism Fare Poorly in Job Interviews, Study Finds Impaired communication skills may be apparent even in those deemed 'high-functioning' Thu, 14 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Short-Term Debt Can Depress More Than Your Finances Overdue bills and credit cards may lead to depressive symptoms, study finds Thu, 14 May 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Moving to a Poorer Neighborhood Might Be Bad for Your Waistline Study finds where you live could make a difference in how much you weigh Fri, 8 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Asthma Rates Similar Among Black Children in Urban, Rural Areas: Study Finding challenges theory that living in a city boosts risk of respiratory condition Thu, 9 Apr 2015 17:00:00 -0400 In Nursing, Men Still Paid More Than Women: Study Female RNs shortchanged more than $5,000 a year, researchers say Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Restraining Order Often Costly for Women Lost earnings the first year can exceed $1,000, study finds Fri, 13 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0400