Hawaii displaced as happiest state, Washington State in top 10
Last month Gallup released its Healthways Well-Being Index, which has become an annual event since its 2008 inception.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Postcard from Bolivar: Longest Running Show in West Virginia is Les Miserables
As remuneration in the British Columbia public sector skyrockets, we bring you our annual database of who is making what in B.C.'s public service.
The Brattleboro Reformer
Our opinion: Vermont on top
Over the last several years Vermont has consistently been named one of the healthiest states in the nation.
In U.S., Smoking Rate Lowest in Utah, Highest in Kentucky
Utah remains the state with the lowest percentage of smokers , a distinction it has held since Gallup and Healthways began tracking smoking habits in 2008.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
These Are The Most Active States In America
Gallup's map shows the percentage of state residents who report exercising for at least 30 minutes 3 or more days per week According to the new Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index , adults living in the "Green Mountain" state are the most likely in the U.S. to report exercising three or more days a week for at least 30 minutes.
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Fattest States in America
Many Americans consider obesity one of the nation's most important health issues.
The Washington Post
The United States of Exercise
Residents of Vermont hit the slopes, the bike trails or the jogging paths more often than adults in any other state, according to a new survey of national exercise habits, while residents of Delaware are the least likely to sweat to the oldies.
NJ's Obesity Rate Below the National Average [AUDIO]
Compared to other states, New Jersey's obesity problem isn't so bad. New Jersey had the 15th lowest obesity rate in the United States last year, according to the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index .
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Connecticut Second-Worst For Work, After Mississippi?
Most years, a random sample of Connecticut residents say they're pretty happy and healthy.
Fight obesity in National Nutrition Month
March is National Nutrition Month, and the newly released obesity data from Gallup-Healthways leaves much room for improvement across the nation.
And the Title of America's Most Obese State Goes To...
The folks at Gallup have released their latest poll numbers. This survey has nothing to do with our spending habits, political views or opinions about the economy.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Investors fight for control of Healthways, Cracker Barrel
Most public companies dread a proxy fight - a tool that activist shareholders can use to change the course of corporate management, oust company leaders and even force the sale of a company.
The Macon Telegraph
Survey: Uninsured rate drops; health law cited
This March 1, 2014 file photo shows part of the website for HealthCare.gov as photographed in Washington.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Activist investors wield proxy fights
Most public companies dread a proxy fight -- a tool that activist shareholders can use to change the course of corporate management, oust company leaders and even force the sale of a company.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Great Falls Tribune
Report: Montana has lowest obesity rate in U.S.
Montana has the lowest obesity rate in the nation, according to a new Gallup-Healthways poll, overtaking Colorado, which had held that title for three years.
Which US State Has the Healthiest Habits?
Healthy living appears to be common in Vermont: Residents of the state were the most likely in the nation to say they exercised frequently and ate their veggies, according to a new Gallup-Healthways poll.
Adults more obese than ever, survey finds
In 2013, the percentage of obese adults hit 27.1 percent, the highest rating Gallup and Healthways have seen so far.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Fewer Americans Reported Healthy Eating in 2013
Fewer Americans reported that they ate healthily all day "yesterday" in 2013 than did so in any year since 2008.
Where do the least obese U.S. residents reside?
The Treasure State had the lowest obesity rates in 2013, according to a new national Gallup poll .