1. Central Rockies residents are among the nation’s best for life expectancy

    Coloradans not only live better, but They also Live longer. Eagle County is one of five Colorado counties with the country’s highest life expectancy. The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation in Seattle ranked the nation’s top counties for life expectancy and Eagle County was seventh. Gunnison County led the country, followed closely by Pitkin County. Douglas County was eighth and Summit County was ninth.

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    1. There's no question that high rates of physical activity (are) a common theme throughout Colorado counties that also have high life expectancy.
    2. Accesses to health care and quality of health care both have a positive impact on life expectancy, so the affluent population of Fairfax County (Virginia) could very well be a contributing factor.
    3. The goal is to link people to the outside resources they need to thrive.
    4. It has given us the ability to train community instructors to go into the community to teach these balance classes. It helps people set some goals in conjunction with physicians to help them make changes to help themselves.
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