Still much to do in obesity fight

April 15, 2013
Johnson City (Tenn.) Press


Things are looking up as far as Northeast Tennessee’s health rankings, but a recent report shows there are still problem areas. One, in particular, seems to be our waistlines.

As Press Assistant News Editor Rex Barber reported last month, data from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute’s annual assessment of health outcomes and factors found Washington County leading the Northeast Tennessee region and making significant progress.


View the full story (some sites require registration)