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Study: US Falls In World Happiness Rankings

WASHINGTON (CBS DC)– The United States fell in this year’s world happiness rankings, moving from the number 12 spot in 2013 to the number 23 spot in 2014, according to a new report. LiveScience reports […]


Healthcare exchange website. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Gallup: US Uninsured Rate Dips To Record Low 11.9 Percent

The rate of uninsured U.S. adults declined to 11.9 percent for the first quarter of 2015, down more than 5 points from the end of 2013 and hitting Gallup’s record for nearly 90 percent of American adults having health insurance.


An oil well near Tioga, North Dakota.  (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

ND Leads Nation In Health, Well-Being; SD No. 2

Oil-rich North Dakota leads the nation in a survey of the emotional, physical and mental well-being of its residents, followed closely by its sister state South Dakota, according to a national survey.


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Poll: Depression Costs Employers Approximately $23 Billion Per Year

The findings of a recent Gallup Poll show that American workplaces lose approximately $23 billion every year because of employees with depression.