Saturday , 25 October 2014

Health

Americans Losing Faith in Medical Profession

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iStock/Thinkstock(BOSTON) — What’s up, Doc? Certainly not Americans’ trust in physicians, according to an analysis by the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston. Co-author Robert Blendon says that faith in doctors has eroded significantly over the past half-century. In 1966, three out of four people had “great confidence in the leaders of the medical profession.” As of 2012, just ... Read More »

The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is…Everything?

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iStock/Thinkstock(ORANGE, Calif.) — Land of the free…home of the brave? Not, if a new survey from Chapman University can be believed. Researchers conducted a poll of 1,500 people on what Americans are scared of and judging by the results, our fears are many and cover a lot of ground. For instance, when asked what they feared most, Americans listed in ... Read More »