Well-being is not just about being healthy. It is a way of life with meaning, financial security, community and overall good physical health.
Health Briefs TV notes that three cities in the same area on southwest coast of Florida ranked at the top of the Gallup and Healthways annual “Well-Bring Index”. The North Port, Sarasota and Bradenton area made it to first place. With its sunny, warm weather and easy way of life, it’s no wonder these colorful cities ranked well ahead of the others.
Other cities which made it in the top five are:
- Urban, Honolulu, Hawaii
- Raleigh, North Carolina
- Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
- El Paso, Texas
These are the cities which hit the bottom five of the index:
- Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
- New Haven-Milford, Connecticut
- Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, Georgia
- Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, South Carolina
Click here to see the entire list and find out where your city ranks. The Health Briefs TV show HQ city is 35th. Some smaller and larger cities ranked well above us such as San Francisco at number 12 and Minneapolis at number 17.