Florida health

Human papillomavirus infections are so common that nearly all men and women will get at least one type of HPV at some point in their lives.

But fewer than 60 percent of Florida children are getting vaccinated – earning the state a “D” grade from the CDC.

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Florida is below the national average when it comes to recommended weekly fitness goals for adults. 

Florida Health Report Card Comes Back With Failing Grades

May 10, 2018
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Florida’s health report is in and the grades don’t look good. 


A new report ranks Florida as the nation's 36th healthiest state.