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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sorry, we don't take Obamacaretypical silver plan--the most popular choice--as they were in the average emplo
Sorry, we don't take Obamacare
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
typical silver plan--the most popular choice--as they were in the average employer offering. In research conducted with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Polsky found that 41 percent of silver plans offered a "narrow or very narrow" selection of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Many uninsured still are not enrolling health plans despite Obamacarehelp reach more people, the Maryland exchange asked the State Health Access Dat
Many uninsured still are not enrolling health plans despite Obamacare
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
help reach more people, the Maryland exchange asked the State Health Access Data Assistance Center, a program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, to analyze where the remaining eligible uninsured lived. Undocumented immigrants or... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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First Coast News
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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KTVB Boise
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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USA Today
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
States with the highest obesity— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came fr
States with the highest obesity
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
— people with BMI values over this threshold are considered obese. Data came from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. The percentage of... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Health insurance premiums down in Michigan's ACA marketplace amid volatile year nationwideThe markets are different all across the country," said Katherine Hempstead, a
Health insurance premiums down in Michigan's ACA marketplace amid volatile year nationwide
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
The markets are different all across the country," said Katherine Hempstead, a senior adviser at the New Jersey-based Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which funded the study prepared by the Urban Institute in Washington, D.C. Hempstead also... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Is Virginia Health Insurer's Decision To Drop Bronze Plans An Omen?increased less than 1 percent, while the number of silver plans grew by 2.9 per
Is Virginia Health Insurer's Decision To Drop Bronze Plans An Omen?
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
increased less than 1 percent, while the number of silver plans grew by 2.9 percent, according to data from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. It's too soon to say whether CareFirst's shift signals a trend in insurers pulling back from... Read more
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MedCity News
Will health insurers bail from bronze plans on Obamacare exchanges?increased less than 1 percent, while the number of silver plans grew by 2.9 per
Will health insurers bail from bronze plans on Obamacare exchanges?
MedCity News / Posted 3 days ago
increased less than 1 percent, while the number of silver plans grew by 2.9 percent, according to data from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. It’s too soon to say whether CareFirst’s shift signals a trend in insurers pulling back from... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Is Virginia Health Insurer's Decision To Drop Bronze Plans An Omen?increased less than 1 percent, while the number of silver plans grew by 2.9 per
Is Virginia Health Insurer's Decision To Drop Bronze Plans An Omen?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
increased less than 1 percent, while the number of silver plans grew by 2.9 percent, according to data from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. It's too soon to say whether CareFirst's shift signals a trend in insurers pulling back from... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lehigh Valley planners hear 2016 State of the Lehigh Valley’s Health Presentationvariety of factors that can help make communities better places to live. Since
Lehigh Valley planners hear 2016 State of the Lehigh Valley’s Health Presentation
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
variety of factors that can help make communities better places to live. Since 2010, the University of Wisconsin and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation have done county health rankings for Pennsylvania. “We smoke more, binge drink more, exercise... Read more
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The Advocate
Why Louisiana is the least healthy state for seniorsa year. Obesity-related health costs for the country could reach $630 billion
Why Louisiana is the least healthy state for seniors
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
a year. Obesity-related health costs for the country could reach $630 billion by 2030, according to a 2013 report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The growing rates of obesity and diabetes and massive growth in the senior population over... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Confused? Perplexed? So am Ion "Hammer Down." Do I hear a muted "cha-ching!"? * "The State of Obesity," by
Confused? Perplexed? So am I
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
on "Hammer Down." Do I hear a muted "cha-ching!"? * "The State of Obesity," by the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, ranks Tennessee's heavyweights (31.2 percent across the board) as 14th highest in the nation.... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Gut Check: These Are Four Things You Don't Owe Your BossA recent study conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Ha
Gut Check: These Are Four Things You Don't Owe Your Boss
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
A recent study conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Harvard School of Public Health found that "more than one in every four Americans say they had a great deal of stress in the previous month." That would come out to about... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana, 'the obesity-diabetes heartland of America,' still ranks as least healthy state for seniorsstore. Obesity-related health costs for the country could reach $630 billion b
Louisiana, 'the obesity-diabetes heartland of America,' still ranks as least healthy state for seniors
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
store. Obesity-related health costs for the country could reach $630 billion by 2030, according to a 2013 report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The growing rates of obesity and diabetes and massive growth in the senior population over... Read more
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Business Insurance
Uninsured rate hits single-digit milestonedown dramatically from last quarter of 2013, when 17.6% of adults were uninsure
Uninsured rate hits single-digit milestone
Business Insurance / Posted 5 days ago
down dramatically from last quarter of 2013, when 17.6% of adults were uninsured, according to the survey funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Urban Institute. “A single-digit uninsurance rate is a great achievement,” Kathy... Read more
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Business Insurance
Uninsured rate hits single-digit milestonedown dramatically from last quarter of 2013, when 17.6% of adults were uninsure
Uninsured rate hits single-digit milestone
Business Insurance / Posted 5 days ago
down dramatically from last quarter of 2013, when 17.6% of adults were uninsured, according to the survey funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Urban Institute. “A single-digit uninsurance rate is a great achievement,” Kathy... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Discrimination linked to lower vaccination rates among racial/ethnic minoritiesof a national healthcare quality improvement project: the Aligning Forces for Q
Discrimination linked to lower vaccination rates among racial/ethnic minorities
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
of a national healthcare quality improvement project: the Aligning Forces for Quality (AF4Q) initiative, sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. About seven percent of respondents perceived healthcare discrimination, based on the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Providence part of new ‘Invest Health’ initiativethan 180 teams from 170 communities applied to be part of the initiative from t
Providence part of new ‘Invest Health’ initiative
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
than 180 teams from 170 communities applied to be part of the initiative from the Reinvestment Fund and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Those selected received a $60,000 grant. Cities with populations between 50,000 and 400,000... Read more
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The Atlantic
When the First Lady Goes, Will the Veggies Go, Too?landscape has undergone a radical transformation in terms of public awareness,
When the First Lady Goes, Will the Veggies Go, Too?
The Atlantic / Posted 7 days ago
landscape has undergone a radical transformation in terms of public awareness, agrees Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, head of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (one of PHA’s founding funders). The foundation started studying the obesity epidemic in 2003,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
County Ranks Near Bottom On Health Rankings ListThe Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a New Jersey-based philanthropy group, rece
County Ranks Near Bottom On Health Rankings List
The Post-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a New Jersey-based philanthropy group, recently released its county health rankings across the U.S. Chautauqua County ranked 58 out of 62 New York counties in health outcomes and 51 out of 62 in health... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Canton named one of 50 Invest Health Cities50 Invest Health Cities Published: May 20, 2016 3:35 PM The city of Canton has
Canton named one of 50 Invest Health Cities
The Alliance Review / Posted 10 days ago
50 Invest Health Cities Published: May 20, 2016 3:35 PM The city of Canton has been selected by Reinvestment Fund and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to take part in the new Invest Health initiative. Invest Health is aimed at transforming how... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Web report names Jacksonville top city in NC for binge drinking13.2 percent state average) and that 40.8 percent of the area’s driving deaths
Web report names Jacksonville top city in NC for binge drinking
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 10 days ago
13.2 percent state average) and that 40.8 percent of the area’s driving deaths are alcohol related, citing data from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute’s County Health Rankings &... Read more
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CBS News
20 drunkest cities in Americaamong adults in 381 metropolitan areas across the country. That data was then a
20 drunkest cities in America
CBS News / Posted 11 days ago
among adults in 381 metropolitan areas across the country. That data was then aggregated with county level data from a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program, called County Health... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Four Michigan cities receive grants to boost health in low-income neighborhoodsRobert Wood Johnson Foundation, Reinvestment Fund provide $3 million in funding
Four Michigan cities receive grants to boost health in low-income neighborhoods
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 11 days ago
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Reinvestment Fund provide $3 million in funding for 50 midsize cities. Photo by Oakland County Pontiac will use part of its funding to... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
4 Michigan cities receive grants to boost health in low-income neighborhoodsRobert Wood Johnson Foundation, Reinvestment Fund provide $3 million in funding
4 Michigan cities receive grants to boost health in low-income neighborhoods
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 11 days ago
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Reinvestment Fund provide $3 million in funding for 50 midsize cities. Four Michigan cities – Flint, Pontiac, Lansing and Grand Rapids – have... Read more
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Daily Journal
UnitedHealthcare dumps NJ Obamacare plansmaller range in premium prices, below-average premiums and little room to grow
UnitedHealthcare dumps NJ Obamacare plan
Daily Journal / Posted 12 days ago
smaller range in premium prices, below-average premiums and little room to grow, said Katherine Hempstead, director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a health care philanthropy based in Plainsboro. Its departure here "is not critical, and... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Canton, Youngstown and Akron named Invest Health CitiesHealth Cities Published: May 18, 2016 4:00 PM Canton, Akron and Youngstown wer
Canton, Youngstown and Akron named Invest Health Cities
The Alliance Review / Posted 12 days ago
Health Cities Published: May 18, 2016 4:00 PM Canton, Akron and Youngstown were selected by Reinvestment Fund and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to take part in the new Invest Health initiative, aimed at transforming how leaders from... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Dundalk community groups win grant to address health disparities, povertyhelp address health disparities, poverty and economic instability. The money w
Dundalk community groups win grant to address health disparities, poverty
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
help address health disparities, poverty and economic instability. The money was awarded by the Reinvestment Fund and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation as part of a new initiative called Invest Health. Under the program, the groups will look at... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Wisconsin nabs 4 of the top 5 drunkest cities in the U.S.Wisconsin and the country," according to a release issued today by 24/7 Wall St
Wisconsin nabs 4 of the top 5 drunkest cities in the U.S.
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
Wisconsin and the country," according to a release issued today by 24/7 Wall St. The group analyzed self-reported data from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The group also noted the density... Read more
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News 8000
12 of top 20 drunkest cities are in Wisconsin; La Crosse ranks 6thof bars per capita. Metro level data was aggregated from county level data prov
12 of top 20 drunkest cities are in Wisconsin; La Crosse ranks 6th
News 8000 / Posted 12 days ago
of bars per capita. Metro level data was aggregated from county level data provided by County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. This is the top 20... Read more
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Daily Mail
Appleton, Wisconsin, is named the DRUNKEST city in the United Statesself-reported binge and heavy drinking rates among adults in U.S. metro areas f
Appleton, Wisconsin, is named the DRUNKEST city in the United States
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
self-reported binge and heavy drinking rates among adults in U.S. metro areas from County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program.' It also looked at the... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Web report names Jacksonville top city in NC for binge drinking13.2 percent state average) and that 40.8 percent of the area’s driving deaths
Web report names Jacksonville top city in NC for binge drinking
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
13.2 percent state average) and that 40.8 percent of the area’s driving deaths are alcohol related, citing data from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute’s County Health Rankings &... Read more
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USA Today
Drunkest city in U.S.? It's Appleton, Wis., report saysand the country," according to a release issued Tuesday by 24/7 Wall St. The gr
Drunkest city in U.S.? It's Appleton, Wis., report says
USA Today / Posted 13 days ago
and the country," according to a release issued Tuesday by 24/7 Wall St. The group analyzed self-reported data from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The group also noted the density... Read more
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