November 26, 2014

Healthy Community




  • A Health System Failure
    Be Well

    A Health System Failure

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    The U.S. is falling behind in many measures of health, including healthy life expectancy—an estimate of how many more years of good health people at a given age can expect. Why is our health system failing? Meet one example.

  • Smoking Bans and Kids

    Smoking Bans and Kids

    by Berkeley Wellness

    A study suggests that children who live in areas with smoking bans experience marked health benefits ranging from lower rates of premature births and less hospital visits for asthma.