March 20, 2013 - 6:23pm
Louisville only 30th in Kentucky health study
For the second year in a row, Oldham County was ranked the healthiest of Kentucky’s 120 counties. Metro Louisville (Jefferson County), on the other hand, ranked a disappointing 30th on the list.
A new report released today examines the health and well-being of people living in nearly every county in the United States, and finds that rates of premature deaths are at the lowest level in 20 years. Nevertheless, people in the unhealthiest counties are dying too early at more than twice the...