Habits, habitat affect counties' health rankings
March 20, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com Along with the higher death rates in the least healthy counties, researchers from the University... * Places with higher death rates have the highest rates of smoking, teen births,...
Mediterranean- style diets found to cut heart risks
February 25, 2013
| indystar.com Diet had no effect on death rates overall. The Mediterranean diet proved better even though its followers ate about 200 calories more per day than the low-fat group did. The...
Death Rates on twitter
Fact: The US has one of the highest fire death rates in the industrialised world, with more than 2 million fires reported each year.