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See the stories you can tell w/statistics; take 19 minutes & watch Professor Rosling's video. This is fascinating & useful!
Health, United States, 2011 (Site includes full report + specific sections - all free)
Health United States, 2011: In Brief (Free 20 page PDF)
"Health, United States present national trends in health statistics on such topics as birth and death rates, infant mortality, life expectancy, morbidity and health status, risk factors, use of ambulatory and inpatient care, health personnel and facilities, financing of health care, health insurance and managed care, and other health topics.
Two part "course" on how to use stats http://www.nlm.nih.gov/nichsr/usestats/index.htm
Stop! Before you dive into your project, ask the following questions:
Answering the above will save you time in the long run & cut your stress!
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