TV News LIES

Sunday, Apr 23rd

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Of Special Interest When God Is Not Enough: Religious States Have Highest Rates of Anti-Depressant Use

When God Is Not Enough: Religious States Have Highest Rates of Anti-Depressant Use

E-mail Print PDF

Religion and anti depressantsThey say that religion is the opiate of the masses, but it seems that the opiates of the religious are antidepressants.

A study released yesterday confirmed that Mississippi remains the most religious state in the Union, followed by a handful of its southern belt brothers: Alabama, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma, as well as the Mormon stronghold of Utah. The Gallup poll showed that 58 percent of all Mississippians identify as “very religious.”

The least religious states in the U.S. are the former stomping grounds of the very, very religious Puritans: Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, Maine and New Hampshire.

But life in these highly faithful states doesn’t seem to be all its cracked up to be. The most religious states in the U.S. share another trait: the highest use of anti-depressants.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Iranian Americans, livid over Trump visa ban, to get their day in court

iranian Americans in court over banPresident Donald Trump’s attempts to impose a visa ban on a set of majority-Muslim countries has...

Watchdog: IRS seized millions in legally earned cash

IRS seized millions illegallyThe IRS wrongly seized millions from business owners and individuals because the way they deposited money...

2 adults dead, 2 students wounded in 'murder-suicide' at California elementary school

Shooting at san Bernadino schoolAt least two adults are dead and two other victims wounded after what authorities are calling...

Trump declares end to 'war on coal,' but utilities aren't listening

coal minersWhen President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week to sweep away Obama-era climate change...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!