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The WFPL News Community Health project will focus all aspects of health and healthcare in the region, from institutions to legislation to individuals. The Next Louisville project is a partnership of WFPL News, the Community Foundation of Louisville and the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

Stories

Wholesale Clubs and Superstores Contribute to Rise in Obesity, Study Says

January 28, 2015

The study, submitted recently to the National Bureau of Economic Research, examined 27 variables to determine their affect on body mass index and obesity. Read Story

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Most Kentuckians Think Unmarried Couples Should Be Able to File Protective Orders, Poll Says

January 22, 2015

A majority of Kentuckians think that the state's domestic violence laws should include unmarried couples who haven't live together and those who don't share a child, according to a poll released Thursday. Read Story