Obesity Could Most Likely Lead to More Car Crash Deaths


credit: ihealthtran

A research based on the US Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) from 1996 to 2008 has recently found that obesity could be a factor in determining a greater risk of death in car crash incidents.


The analysis showed that risk of death increased the more obese the driver was, according to the World Health Organization classification, which categorizes obesity from levels I to III.

Read the Entire Article



Federal Programs Related to - Health Care, General/Other

Programs which help people achieve and maintain physical well-being through prevention, screening, evaluation and treatment and the provision of family planning, maternity and other services that relate to human reproduction.




Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



MaRs Kicks Off Social Venture Connection

MaRs Kicks Off Social Venture Connection
MaRs Discovery District’s Social Venture Connection, or SVX, launches new online financial “impact investing platform”...



Nonprofit Jobs

  Executive Director Jobs
  Social Services Employment
  Foundation Related Jobs
  Program Director Jobs
  Social Services Jobs