Posts Tagged ‘Center for Disease Control’

By On April 22nd, 2016

Suicide Rate Up 24% Since 1999

Probably because, along with many of you, I am remembering Prince upon his passing yesterday, the song “1999” floated through my head when I read the CDC’s latest report on suicide rates. For more reason than one, I wouldn’t mind traveling back to 1999 today. Sadly, our rates of death by suicide are up in…


By On December 6th, 2012

Autism Linked To Pollution

The Center for Disease Control reports that one of every 88 babies born in the U.S. has or will develop autism. That is a shocking number to be sure, particularly when you consider that it is up 23-percent over the past 3 years and up an alarming 78-percent since 2007. So, what’s to blame for…

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