The Healthiest States in the U.S.
49. Mississippi (tie)
2011 Rank: 49
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- Low prevalence of binge drinking
- Low violent crime rate
- High prevalences of sedentary lifestyle, obesity, & diabetes
- High infant mortality rate & high prevalence of low birthweight
- High prevalence of smoking
- High rate of cardiovascular deaths
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