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America’s Fittest Cities, 2016
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America’s Fittest Cities, 2016

The verdicts are in, and for the third year in a row the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) has declared Washington D.C. the fittest city in the United States, based on a mix of personal health indicators (exercise, diet, healthful habits) and community environmental indicators (parks, bike commuters, farmers […]

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? […]