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Lisa King of The Sentinel-News in Shelbyville used the data as the basis for a story saying that opioid prescriptions declined 20 percent over the five-year period, and also looking at some other counties. There is also the possibility that McCain could resign from the Senate if his brain cancer progresses, Christopher Condeluci, a health-care lobbyist and former Senate Republican staffer, told Meyer.
The report also analyzed 41 health indicators and how the 420 Appalachian counties compared to the rest of the nation in those measures, as well as how parts of the region compared to one another. Fast food chains, cinemas and even pubs are fuelling the obesity crisis through up-selling” tactics on unhealthy food and drink, according to a report.
Wan writes that in addition to the military and those with mental illness, many other groups also continue to have high smoking rates, including Native Americans and minorities, people who live in rural areas and people with low incomes. Two legal organizations say health insurer Aetna revealed the HIV status of patients in several states by mailing envelopes with a large, clear window that showed information on purchasing HIV prescriptions.