Teenagers Abusing Alcoholic beverages, Prescription Meds: Survey: – THURSDAY, Sept. 10, 2015 – – There’s very good news from a new U.S. Government statement: The %age of people ages 12 to 17 who smoke, drink or abuse certain medications is falling. Thursday by the U The findings come from 2014 survey data released.S. DRUG ABUSE and Mental Health Services Administration . The annual government study involves about 67,500 Americans aged 12 and old. Based on the survey, the price at which kids between 12 and 17 said that they had drank alcohol over the prior month has fallen from 17.6 % in 2002 to 11.5 % by 2014. Illicit misuse of prescription narcotic painkillers – – drugs such as for example OxyContin and Vicodin – – has also been a big concern in the last few years.An anesthesiologist is also available to help out with the recovery room.
$1.3 billion in Detroit hospital upgrades could travel up health costs A new report suggests that $1.3 billion in upgrades to hospitals in Detroit could drive up health care costs. ‘Workers and employers may end up paying for these projects with higher medical health insurance premiums, according to the report, today by the National Institute for Health Care Reform released, a Michigan nonprofit produced by the UAW and the automakers.’ The study was conducted by the Centers for Learning Health System Change.