There are differing views, of course, as to what constitutes the predominant health concern in the United States. Some people might reasonably weigh in with the view that heart-related diseases top the bill. Others might just as easily point to cancer concerns.
The U.S. Surgeon General has an opinion on the subject, and he opts to go with domestic violence.
That expressed viewpoint is both eye-opening and depressing. As we noted in our immediately preceding blog post, though, it is hardly surprising in light of increased reports of domestic abuse actions occurring across the country.