Cause: Physical and Mental Health
- Alcohol Abuse
Alcohol AbuseAlcohol abuse causes 75,000 deaths per year.
Asthma30,000 Americans have an asthma attack every day.
- Body Image
Body Image59% of girls are unsatisfied with their body.
CancerAbout 40 percent of cancers are preventable.
DepressionTwo-thirds of people suffering from depression do not seek treatment.
DiabetesAbout 5.7 million people do not know they have diabetes.
- Drug Abuse
Drug AbuseThe rate of prescription drug use remains high.
- Eating Disorders
Eating DisordersUp to 24 million people suffer from eating disorders.
FitnessExercise can prevent heart disease and high blood pressure.
- Global Health
Global HealthOne billion people in the world do not have access to healthcare.
- Healthy Living
Healthy LivingOverweight people have a greater risk of developing heart disease.
- HIV and AIDS
HIV and AIDSOver 33 million people are living with HIV and AIDS.
- Learning Disabilities
Learning Disabilities1 in 5 children have a language-based disability.
- Organic Food
Organic FoodOrganic food has 50% more minerals and vitamins.
- Sexual Health
Sexual HealthHalf of Americans will get a sexually-transmitted infection.
- Smart Driving
Smart Driving56% of teens make phone calls while driving.
SmokingSmoking-related diseases cause 440,000 deaths each year in the U.S.
- Steroid Use
Steroid UseSix percent of high school students have taken steroids.
- Suicide Prevention
Suicide PreventionSuicide is the third-leading cause of death for 10 to 24 year olds.
- Teen Pregnancy
Teen PregnancyThe U.S. has the highest teen pregnancy rate in the industrialized world.
The rate of prescription drug use remains high.