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2018’s Most Sinful Cities in America

Nov 30, 2017  |  Richie Bernardo, Senior Writer

Las Vegas isn’t the only sinful place in America. In other cities, bad things happen and stay there, too. From beer-loving Milwaukee to hedonistic New Orleans, the U.S. is filled with people behaving badly. No place is innocent. We all have demons.

But at some point, we all have to pay for our sins. Gambling addiction, for instance, costs society an estimated $6 billion per year, mostly in criminal justice and health care. In 2015, global credit- and debit-card fraud took a toll of nearly $22 billion. And every year, smoking burns a $300 billion hole in Uncle Sam’s wallet.

Read more https://wallethub.com/edu/most-sinful-cities-in-america/29846/

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Syphilis, gonorrhea on the rise in England, data shows

By Ray Downs  |  June 6, 2018 at 9:17 PM

June 6 (UPI) -- Syphilis and gonorrhea cases increased by at least 20 percent since last year, according to stats released by Public Health England this week.

The data shows a 20 percent increase syphilis cases and a 22 percent increase in gonorrhea, compared with 2016

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Pornography: A Public Health Crisis

The pornography of today has created an unprecedented epidemic of sexual harm. Children and young people are being exposed to violent and degrading content, which by default has served as their sex education. Once a social or health issue involves problems that affect individuals or groups beyond their capacity to correct – responsibility shifts from individual accountability to holding the forces and influences that cause it accountable. While educating individual parents to guide and protect their children is always part of any prevention plan, the problem is well beyond what individual parents and children can do to protect themselves.

Read more  https://endsexualexploitation.org/publichealth/

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