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Asthma And Smoking In Bermuda Chart - Data 18/02/2016

Approximately 9,000 people (12 per cent) living in Bermuda have asthma. Approximately one in seven adults (14 per cent) of people in Bermuda are smokers, according to the STEPS survey 2014

Annual Medicare Wellness Visits Chart - Data 09/02/2016

The Affordable Care Act makes Medicare prescription drug coverage more affordable by gradually closing the gap in coverage where beneficiaries had to pay the full cost of their prescriptions out of pocket, before catastrophic coverage for prescriptions took effect. The gap is known as the donut hole. The donut hole will be closed by 2020.

Painkiller Prescriptions In Ohio Chart - Data 09/02/2016

The data also show a 71 percent decrease in the number of patients going from doctor to doctor in search of drugs thanks to the pharmacy board's computerized reporting system

Suicide Deaths In 15-29 Age Group Chart - Data 09/02/2016

In urban areas, while motor vehicle accidents were the biggest killer in the age group at 15.3%, suicide was a close second, responsible for 14.7% of the deaths

Cosmetic Surgery Operations Chart - Data 09/02/2016

The data released by the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) revealed that there was a 13 per cent spike in the number of procedures carried out in 2015, at 51,140 in total

Non-fatal Accidents In The US Chart - Data 04/02/2016

The majority of non-fatal accidents at work occurred in manufacturing (20.4 per cent)

Lassa Fever Symptoms Chart - Data 04/02/2016

People identified fever (63 percent), mucosal bleeding (37 percent), vomiting (33 percent) and headache (12 percent) to be the symptoms of the disease

Caribbean Diabetics Chart - Data 04/02/2016

As of about six months ago, 23 percent of the people who had filled out a research questionnaire described themselves as having diabetes. Another 14 percent said they are pre-diabetic, meaning they are at imminent risk of developing the disease

People Receiving PCT Annually Chart - Data 28/01/2016

Between 2011 and 2013, over 700 million people received PCT annually—representing only about 37 % of the 1.902 billion people across 125 countries who require annual treatment

Weight Gain By High-fat Diet In Mice Chart - Data 28/01/2016

In one recent study, researchers found that mice fed a high-fat diet between 9am and 5pm gained 28 per cent less weight than mice fed the exact same food across a 24-hour period

Zika Virus Usually Has No Symptoms Chart - Data 28/01/2016

80-percent of people infected with Zika have no symptoms, but the virus can be dangerous to unborn babies

France Health Care Spending Chart - Data 20/01/2016

Source: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

United Kingdom Health Care Spending Chart - Data 20/01/2016

Source: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

United States Health Care Spending Chart - Data 20/01/2016

Source: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development