• The U.S. Is In The Midst Of A Suicide Crisis

    3 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    The rate of people dying by suicide has increased in nearly every state since 1999. Some regions have been hit significantly harder than others.
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  • Maternal Mortality Rate In U.S. Increased While Rest Of The World Declined

    Maternal Mortality Rate In U.S. Increased While Rest Of The World Declined

    3 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    We like to think that medicine is moving toward eternal forward progress. As in, medicine is always advancing and getting better. We like to think that cancer rates are always falling, that heart disease numbers are always dropping, that diabetics are getting better care and Alzheimer's patients are ever-closer to a cure. We like to think this.
    Except we're not .
    According to Bradley University , between 2000 and 2015, the global maternal mortality rate plummeted 36.6%. That's almost a third fewer mothers who died in childbirth, an amazing accomplishment. In the US? Not so much. We not...
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