Poor Mental Health Believed to Lead to Unhealthy Behaviors Among Low-income Adults


A study conducted at the Miriam Hospital has recently found that poor mental health may lead to unhealthy behaviors such as binge drinking, smoking, and illegal drugs in low-income adults.


In this study, stress and anxiety predicted subsequent health-compromising behaviors, such as smoking, binge drinking, illegal drug use, unprotected sex and unhealthy diets.

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



Social Enterprise Crafts Sweet Design

Social Enterprise Crafts Sweet Design
Florence Norman founded Sweet Cavanagh, an award-winning peer-led aftercare social enterprise based in Notting Hill. The...



Human Services Jobs in Puerto Rico

  Education Jobs
  Executive Director Jobs
  Education Jobs
  Substance Abuse Jobs
  Program Director Jobs