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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…

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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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