Kentucky Health Issues Poll http://wfpl.org en Poll Shows Major Support for Medical Marijuana in Kentucky http://wfpl.org/post/poll-shows-major-support-medical-marijuana-kentucky <p></p><p>A new poll shows 78 percent of&nbsp;Kentuckians&nbsp;support the legalization of medical marijuana, while others would be fine with widespread legalization.&nbsp;</p><p>The Kentucky Health Issues Poll has conducted polling on a wide array of issues for the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky over the past few months, from a statewide smoking ban to health insurance coverage.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 13 May 2013 19:19:35 +0000 Kenny Colston 5370 at http://wfpl.org Poll Shows Major Support for Medical Marijuana in Kentucky Poll Shows Increased Support for Statewide Smoking Ban http://wfpl.org/post/poll-shows-increased-support-statewide-smoking-ban <p>The majority of Kentuckians&nbsp;— 59 percent — support a statewide smoking ban, says a poll conducted by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.</p><p>Last year, the poll said for the first time that most Kentuckians supported banning smoking in &nbsp;public establishments.&nbsp;</p><p>This year, fewer than &nbsp;38 percent of Kentuckians opposed such a ban. The rest had no opinion.</p> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 15:56:08 +0000 Kenny Colston 3288 at http://wfpl.org Poll Shows Increased Support for Statewide Smoking Ban Poll Shows Kentuckians Support Universal Healthcare, But Not Federal Healthcare Law http://wfpl.org/post/poll-shows-kentuckians-support-universal-healthcare-not-federal-healthcare-law <p></p><p>A new poll shows Kentuckians are becoming increasingly aware of the commonwealth’s health issues and willing to act on them.</p><p>The Kentucky Health Issues Poll is conducted annually by the&nbsp;<a data-mce-="" href="http://www.healthy-ky.org/" target="_blank">Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky</a>. The latest poll for last year was just released this week and found many Kentuckians worry about childhood obesity and depression.</p> Tue, 01 May 2012 17:45:00 +0000 Kenny Colston 100 at http://wfpl.org