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Survey: The Bronx Is New York’s Unhealthiest County

The survey shows how long and how well people live depending on multiple factors that include childhood poverty, rates of smoking, obesity levels and access to physicians and dentists.

03/20/2013

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New Rankings Out For Healthiest Counties In NY, NJ, CT

Is your county the healthiest in your state? Well, a new survey will answer that question.

04/03/2012

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Fatness Survey: 1 In 4 New Yorkers Are Obese

The annual report released Thursday found two-thirds of adults in America and nearly one-third of children and teenagers are obese or overweight.

07/07/2011

Young Epidemiology Scholars contest winner Caroline Trezza (credit: roslynschools.org)

Roslyn High School Student Caroline Trezza Wins Scholarship For Procrastination Study

This Long Island student didn’t procrastinate on her work!

04/22/2011