Unbiased Analysis of Today's Healthcare Issues

Does a robust economy improve your grandmother’s longevity?

A number of studies have found that economic growth (in the short-run) has adverse affects on individual’s health and economic downturns actually cause health improvements.  During an economic downturn, individuals work less, sleep more and reduce their alcohol and cigarette usage; all these actions have a salutatory effects on health. For working adults, recessions decreased […]

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