Dropping out of high school as deadly as smoking 

Dropping out of high school is as deadly as smoking.

Researchers who studied the health of dropouts compared to high school graduates found that earning a diploma cut the risk of death as much as quitting smoking.

The research published in 2015 added to a growing body of evidence that education improves health.

Source: Dropping out of high school as deadly as smoking – News – MailTribune.com – Medford, OR