About 38% of U.S. adults use (see Figure) some form of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), according to the 2007 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), an annual study that interviewed ... more than 23, 300 American adults through the
The National Health Interview Survey looked at care among adults aged 45-64 in data collected from 2004-2005 (see Figure).
The American Lung Association State of Tobacco Control 2008 report graded the 50 states and District of Columbia.
The U.S. spent $2 trillion on health care (average: $6,700 per person), more of its Gross Domestic Product than any other developed country. What does it all buy?.
The Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality presented national data on rates and total costs of potentially preventable hospitalizations. ... Costs have held steady since 2004 for potentially preventable
The National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey telephoned people to ask, “During the past 12 months, was there any time when [you/someone in the family] needed medical
A map of the United States shows that health care coverage varies by region.
National trends in statin use and expenditures in the US adult population from 2002 to 2013: insights from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey. ... Circulation. 2014; 129:S1-45. [PMID: 24222016] doi:10.1161/01.cir.0000437738.63853.7a. Sugiyama T,
An increasing percentage of adults experience limitation of activity as they age.
Findings from the 1988–1994 and 1999–2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, however, showed substantial increases in overweight among adults (see Figure).