State Scorecard for Children 10 to 17: Mississippi and Kentucky are each at over 40 percent for children who are either overweight or obese.
Suicide affects all ages. Suicide is a problem throughout the life span. It is the second leading cause of death for people 10 to 34 years of age, the fourth leading cause among people 35 to 54 years of age, and the eighth leading cause among people 55 to 64 years of age.
Universal Credit (UC) is replacing means-tested benefits and tax credits for people of working age. Around 7 million households will receive payments totalling around £60 billion a year when it’s fully introduced.
In a state with vast amounts of wealth, more than 150,000 of its residents sleep in shelters, cars, or on the street.
Figure 4. EGM for health outcomes affected by outdoor air pollution. The colours of the bubbles represent the confidence of included SRs and MAs; red colour represents low confidence and yellow colour represents medium confidence. The size of the bubbles indicates the relative number of included SRs and MAs, and a larger bubble represents a larger study sample size in each grid. EGM, evidence gap map; SRs, systematic reviews; MAs, meta-analyses.
Fig 1. Heat map of gun homicide rate per 10,000 population by county in the contiguous US, 2015.
Figure 1. Estimated Prevalence of Overall Obesity and Severe Obesity in Each State, from 1990 through 2030.