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5 Population Health Statistics Bound To Change Because Of Covid-19

Dr. Nelia Sanchez-Crespo examines Heather Lieberman as she participates in a Covid-19 vaccination … [+] study at the Research Centers of America in Hollywood, Florida, on August 13, 2020. PHOTO: CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images AFP via Getty Images Covid-19 has opened Americans’ eyes to a number of oft overlooked healthcare issues. It showed us… Read More »

Eating Disorders: Statistics

Eating disorders are serious and sometimes fatal illnesses that cause severe disturbances to a person’s eating behaviors. Obsessions with food, body weight, and shape may also signal an eating disorder. Common eating disorders include binge eating disorder, bulimia nervosa, and, less common but very serious, anorexia nervosa. Additional information about eating disorders can be found… Read More »

Key Statistics for Vaginal Cancer

Vaginal cancer is very rare. Only about 1 of every 1,100 women will develop vaginal cancer in her lifetime. The American Cancer Society’s estimates for vaginal cancer in the United States for 2020 are: About 6,230 new cases will be diagnosed. About 1,450 women will die of this cancer. Visit the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Statistics… Read More »