Navigation Links
Homeless More Likely to Die Early

Homeless people are at greater risk of dying early than people in the general population. Researchers studied more than 750 homeless people staying in two hostels for the homeless in Copenhagen in 1991. The study subjects were interviewed about various aspects of their lives, including family background, upbringing, education and psychiatric treatment.
The study found the death rate was higher in the younger homeless people (15 to 34 years old) and among homeless women. The highest mortality rate was among homeless people who stayed //only a short time at a hostel or those who stayed at a hostel more than once during the study year.

That shows this transient population is the most vulnerable and has the greatest risk of early death, the study says. Adverse childhood experiences, such as the death of a father, and alcohol and drug abuse were other predictors of early death among the homeless people.

The study suggests outreach and case-management techniques may help improve the daily living standards for homeless people. It also says the prevention of social exclusion should start early in life.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Death Among the Homeless
2. Homeless man refused help
3. Poor Health of Homeless in New York
4. Homeless People More Prone To Substance Abuse
5. Scottish Dentists Serve the Homeless
6. Not Enough Support For The Young Homeless Of UK With Mental health Problems
7. Cancer Patients End Up Homeless
8. Homeless Youths Need Health Insurance
9. Public Libraries Turning into Shelters for the Homeless in the US
10. Likely reason which makes analgesics work against Alzheimers
11. A Likely Use For Estrogen Therapy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/23/2017)... ... 23, 2017 , ... Carlos Gutierrez has lived his spiritual life ... evolve, which is the purpose of everyone in this universe. As Gutierrez sees the ... Balboa Press) attempts to guide readers to expand one’s spiritual life. , “Our Spiritual ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... February 22, 2017 , ... Stem ... recent years. The technology is so cutting edge, in fact, the U.S. Food ... stem cell procedures. However, successful patient outcomes in certain clinical stem cell procedures ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... 22, 2017 , ... South Bend’s Lunkerville, the award-winning TV series that catches ... The Water (HOW), a non-profit organization dedicated to helping military veterans relax, rehabilitate, and ... D’ traveling to Lake Denmark, New Jersey, to fish with war veteran Justin Vail ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... 22, 2017 , ... A cylindrical “pipeline” used for treating ... reach ones, according to the results of a clinical trial announced Wednesday. , ... Ricardo A. Hanel, MD, PhD, neurovascular surgeon with Baptist Health and Lyerly Neurosurgery ...
(Date:2/22/2017)... ... ... Using the power of the internet, IdrisArkette.com has managed to produce more than ... 24 months, thousands of individuals interested in a medical procedure managed to be rounded ... not getting quieter. In fact it’s becoming noisier by the day. If you don’t ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/23/2017)... , Feb 23, 2017 Research and ... Devices Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2025" ... ... grow at a CAGR of around 9.2% over the next decade ... report analyzes the market estimates and forecasts for all the given ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... , February 23, 2017 Tillotts ... the Berlin office was opened ... Kritikos . The portfolio includes Entocort ® for ... the treatment of ulcerative colitis, and VistaPrep ® ... the Swiss specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the treatment ...
(Date:2/23/2017)... NEW YORK , Feb. 23, 2017 ... presentations and one poster presentation at PittCon ... Chicago IL.  Pittcon is the world,s largest ... science and serves a wide array of ... sciences, pharmaceutical discovery and QA, food safety, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: