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Va. municipality leads nation in lowering smoking

Three areas of Northern Virginia are leading the nation in stamping out smoking among men.

Monday - 03/24/2014, 11:00am EDT

Tags: paula wolfson, smoking, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Warren Levy, University of Washington

Study finds local areas have lowest obesity rates, highest life expectancy

As obesity continue to climb throughout the country, a handful of local areas reported some of the lowest obesity rates in the U.S. for 2011.

Wednesday - 07/10/2013, 12:45pm EDT

Tags: Health, obesity, life expectancy, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation