posted on March 26, 2014 15:52
A GLOW region county is considered the healthiest in New York State.
For the second year in a row Livingston County is first in the annual County Health Rankings report.
Wyoming County is next at No. 17 then Genesee at 27.
The County Health Rankings rank the overall health of nearly every county in all 50 states.
It involves more than two-dozen factors like smoking, physical inactivity, access to healthy foods, employment and commute times.
Bronx County was the "least healthy" in NY, ranking dead-last at 62.
The annual analysis is a collaboration by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.