May 24, 2010 2 Comments
Yeah baby! we made it again! We are ranked No. 1 for the third consecutive year for living healthy, according to a report released by the American College of Sports Medicine‘s American Fitness Index.
The researchers culled data from federal reports and evaluated a multitude of factors, including preventive health behaviors, levels of chronic disease and community health policies for the 50 largest metropolitan areas.
The Washington area scored 73.5 out of 100 possible points. Boston was second with 72.6, and cities in the West dominated the top 10. Read more of this post