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Healthiest and Unhealthiest Cities for Women in America

Healthiest Cities for Women Revealed!

Self magazine has surveyed cities nationwide to find out exactly where the healthiest and unhealthiest spots are for women — I am happy to say that my gorgeous town of San Francisco was number one! Woot, woot! From walkable neighborhoods, plentiful scenic trails, and offices that encourage exercise breaks, San Francisco has got it going on.

The runners up were:

  • Nassau-Suffolk counties, NY
  • San Jose, CA
  • Honolulu, HI
  • Burlington, VT

To find out the unhealthiest cities for women,

If you live in Gary, Indiana, then you're not going to be pleased to hear that it was named the unhealthiest city for women in America. From women there reporting they feel depressed at least four days a month to more than one in five of them reported to smoke on top of them being 13 percent more likely to die of cancer than the average woman, there is more than enough evidence to support its unhealthiness.

The runners up were:

  • Detroit, MI
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Columbus, OH


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