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 Researchers Rethink Inner-City Asthma Theory http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/695549/ Poverty, race, ethnicity are more accurate predictors, study says Tue, 20 Jan 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Family Income, Expectations Tied to Kindergarten Performance http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/695515/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/695531/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/695461/ 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? http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/695285/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/695254/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694597/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694387/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694416/ 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 Boost in Docs' Incomes Comes From More Procedures, Not More Patients http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694434/ Researchers suggest salary bump should come from more patients, improved care Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Cost of Job-Based Health Insurance Outpaces Family Income: Report http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694472/ Workers are paying more for health plans, could be getting less financial protection Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Poorest Seniors at Risk for Repeat Hospital Stays http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694209/ Spotting, offering transitional care to these patients should be priority for doctors, nurses, researcher says Mon, 1 Dec 2014 17:00:00 -0500 Obese Employees Miss More Work, Study Finds http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/693828/ Additional missed days cost U.S. economy more than $8 billion a year, researchers report Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:00:00 -0500 As U.S. Economy Worsened, Vasectomy Rates Rose, Study Finds http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692816/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692771/ Access to care might play a role, researcher says Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400