Deaths related to alcohol more than doubled between 1999 and 2017.
Mental illness is increasingly common among young people but many are not receiving the treatment that they need. This Data Insights explores current trends in youth mental health and opportunities to improve outcomes.
Over 1 in 5 adults are lonely, and many report that it negatively impacts their health and well-being.
Only 18 states have a preterm birth rate at or below the national goal for 2020. Check out this interactive infographic to view rates by state.
Mental illness has become more common over the last decade, particularly among 18-25 year-olds. This Data Insights looks at trends in mental health and their implications for the future.
Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are traumatic events that occur in childhood. For each ACE a person suffered, the risk of negative health outcomes increases, but protective factors can mitigate their impact.
From childhood to advanced age, LGBT people face health disparities like higher risk of suicide and social isolation and higher rates of tobacco use.
Studies estimate that social determinants of health influence 50% of health outcomes, yet many communities are reporting unmet social needs like food insecurity or concerns about community safety.