Several Big Reasons THIS Is the Unhealthiest City in Texas
Can you guess what the unhealthiest city in the state of Texas is? A round-up of the least healthy cities in every state gives a variety of reasons each city has been chosen, and Texarkana has plenty of reasons that place it well in the unhealthy zone.
The adult obesity rate is the leading reason Texarkana is considered the unhealthiest in our state. Other reasons that contribute to Texarkana's unhealthy profile include a high smoking rate and a high percentage of the population reporting less than good health according to msn.com.
A high death rate and uninsured rate also contribute to sizing up a healthy city according to this survey.
Where does Lubbock fit in to this big picture? Lubbock places at 103 out of 150 healthiest cities in the US according to Wallethub.
Let's get inspired to build a healthier profile for the New Year!