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The Healthiest States in the U.S.

Where does your state rank on the 2012 list of the nation's healthiest states?
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28. Alaska

2011 Rank: 29
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Strengths:

  • Low prevalence of sedentary lifestyle
  • Low levels of air pollution
  • Low prevalence of low birthweight

Challenges:


  • High prevalence of binge drinking
  • High violent crime rate
  • Low high school graduation rate

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