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How Healthy Is Your City?
Fitness

How Healthy Is Your City?

In one of the more credible ratings of the health of people in American cities, the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), with support from the WellPoint Foundation, presents its 2014 AFI data report, “Health and Community Fitness Status of the 50 Largest Metropolitan Areas.” How do they do it? […]

Gallup Finds The Fittest Cities
Fitness

Gallup Finds The Fittest Cities

And the winner is…Boulder, Colorado. Gallup isn’t selling this survey as “fittest cities,” but it is saying that the winning cities are the least obese. Boulder, incidentally, comes in with an obesity rate of 12.4 percent, a few pounds below Naples, Florida, whose obesity rate, based on telephone interviews conducted […]