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Killer Truths

By Sharon Lee w/Jennifer Patel, Juhan Sonin

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Copyright Involution Studios 2017

Licensed under Apache 2.

Missionette Statement:

What really kills Americans, stat by stat, complete with references.

References:

  1. Accidents or Unintentional Injuries. (2016, September 15). Retrieved January 23, 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/accidental-injury.htm

  2. Alzheimer's Disease. (2015, March 05). Retrieved January 23, 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/aging/aginginfo/alzheimers.htm

  3. Bacterial Pneumonia. (n.d.). Retrieved January 23, 2017, from http://www.healthline.com/health/bacterial-pneumonia#RiskFactors3

  4. Behaviors That Increase Risk for Stroke. (2014, March 17). Retrieved January 23, 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/stroke/behavior.htm

  5. Cancer. (2015, February). Retrieved January 23, 2017, from http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs297/en/

  6. Chan, A. (2010, September 10). The 10 Deadliest Cancers and Why There's No Cure. Retrieved January 23, 2017, from http://www.livescience.com/11041-10-deadliest-cancers-cure.html

  7. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Includes: Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema. (2016, October 07). Retrieved January 23, 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/copd.htm

  8. Drug Poisoning Mortality: United States, 1999–2014. (2016, March 30). Retrieved January 12, 2017, from https://blogs.cdc.gov/nchs-data-visualization/drug-poisoning-mortality/

  9. Drunk driving statistics. (n.d.). Retrieved January 12, 2017, from http://www.alcoholalert.com/drunk-driving-statistics-2007.html

  10. Drunk driving statistics. (n.d.). Retrieved January 12, 2017, from http://www.alcoholalert.com/drunk-driving-statistics-2008.html

  11. Drunk driving statistics. (n.d.). Retrieved January 12, 2017, from http://www.alcoholalert.com/drunk-driving-statistics-2010.html

  12. Heart disease Causes. (2014, July 29). Retrieved January 23, 2017, from http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-disease/basics/causes/con-20034056

  13. Intoxalock Ignition Interlock Device – Car Breathalyzer - 888-283-5899. (n.d.). Intoxalock Ignition Interlock. Retrieved January 12, 2017, from https://www.intoxalock.com/ignition-interlock-devices/statistics

  14. Kochanek, K. D., M.A., Murphy, S. L., B.S., & Xu, J., M.D. (2015, July 27). National Vital Statistics Report, Deaths: Final Data for 2011 (Rep. No. Volume 63, Number 3). Retrieved January 17, 2017, from CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr63/nvsr63_03.pdf

  15. Kochanek, K. D., M.A., Murphy, S. L., B.S., Xu, J., M.D., & Tejada-Vera, B., M.S. (2016, June 30). National Vital Statistics Report, Deaths: Final Data for 2014 (Rep. No. Volume 65, Number 4). Retrieved January 17, 2017, from CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr65/nvsr65_04.pdf

  16. Kochanek, K. D., M.A., Xu, J., M.D., Murphy, S. L., B.S., Miniño, A. M., M.P.H., & Kung, H., Ph.D. (2011, December 29). National Vital Statistics Report, Deaths: Final Data for 2009 (Rep. No. Volume 60, Number 3). Retrieved January 17, 2017, from CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr60/nvsr60_03.pdf

  17. M. (n.d.). MADD - 2012 Drunk Driving Fatalities by State. Retrieved January 12, 2017, from http://www.madd.org/blog/2013/november/2012-drunk-driving-fatalities.html?referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2F

  18. Makary, M. A., & Daniel, M. (2016, May 3). Medical error-the third leading cause of death in the US. Retrieved January 12, 2017, from http://www.bmj.com/content/353/bmj.i2139

  19. Miniño, A. M., M.P.H., Murphy, S. L., B.S., Xu, J., M.D., & Kochanek, K. D., M.A. (2011, December 07). National Vital Statistics Report, Deaths: Final Data for 2008 (Rep. No. Volume 59, Number 10). Retrieved January 17, 2017, from CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr59/nvsr59_10.pdf

  20. Murphy, S. L., B.S., Kochanek, K. D., M.A., Xu, J., M.D., & Heron, M., Ph.D. (2015, August 31). National Vital Statistics Report, Deaths: Final Data for 2012 (Rep. No. Volume 63, Number 9). Retrieved January 17, 2017, from CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr63/nvsr63_09.pdf

  21. Murphy, S. L., B.S. , Xu, J., & M.D., Kochanek, K. D., M.A. (2013, May 8). National Vital Statistics Report, Deaths: Final Data for 2010 (Rep. No. Volume 60, Number 3). Retrieved January 17, 2017, from CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr61/nvsr61_04.pdf

  22. National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism Fact Sheet: American Deaths in Terrorist Attacks [PDF]. (2015, October).

  23. Rudd, R. A., MSPH, Aleshire, N., JD, Zibbell, J. E., PhD, & Gladden, M. R., PhD. (2016, January 01). Increases in Drug and Opioid Overdose Deaths — United States, 2000–2014. Retrieved January 23, 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6450a3.htm?s_cid=mm6450a3_w#tab

  24. Statistics About Diabetes. (2016, December 12). Retrieved January 23, 2017, from http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/statistics/

  25. Tobacco-Related Mortality. (2016, December 01). Retrieved January 12, 2017, from https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/health_effects/tobacco_related_mortality/

  26. Xu, J., M.D., Kochanek, K. D., M.A., Murphy, S. L., B.S., & Tejada-Vera, B., B.S. (2010, May 20). National Vital Statistics Report, Deaths: Final Data for 2007 (Rep. No. Volume 58, Number 19). Retrieved January 17, 2017, from CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr58/nvsr58_19.pdf

  27. Xu, J., M.D., Murphy, S. L., B.S., Kochanek, K. D., M.A., & Bastian, B. A., B.S. (2016, February 16). National Vital Statistics Report, Deaths: Final Data for 2013 (Rep. No. Volume 64, Number 2). Retrieved January 17, 2017, from CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr64/nvsr64_02.pdf