July 01, 2010
Money Can't Buy You Joy
More money may improve
people's satisfaction with life, but it won't necessarily help them
enjoy it, suggests a new study.
Black Cancer Patients Twice as Likely to Die From
Black cancer patients in
the United States are up to two times more likely to die
prematurely from their disease than patients of other races -- a
disparity linked to factors that include patients, doctors and
hospitals, a new review from the University of Michigan shows.
Hepatitis A Vaccine Pays Off for Kids: Study
The number of children ages
12 months to 23 months immunized against hepatitis A increased in
the United States, and rates of hepatitis A reached a record low
after new vaccination recommendations were issued a few years ago,
a new federal report says.