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Exercise Prescription: Boston Doctors Prescribing Bicycling

Boston Medical Center and the City of Boston just split open a “managed care” melon. Our country has epidemic health issues related to many things, not the least of which is lack of exercise. “Lifestyle diseases” are treatable simply by improving…

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County Health Rankings for Delaware County

The 2013 County Health Rankings were released this week and Delaware County saw a small improvement in their ranking from 87th to 82nd out of 92 counties. While some might want to acknowledge our improvement, we’re still in the bottom quartile. If Indiana was a healthy state, than we might be able to congratulate ourselves, […]

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America’s Health Rankings – Indiana

Every year, the United Health Care Foundation releases the America’s Health Rankings of the most and least healthy states in the U.S. The report, meant to help communities identify and subsequently improve how they address major health problems in the community, shows that while some states are doing better than others, none are the picture […]