Our neighborhoods can affect our access to factors that influence health. Use the map to explore how life expectancy varies across Tennessee communities.
No matter who wins the election, these 5 challenges could keep Tennessee’s next governor and General Assembly busy throughout 2019 and beyond.
Our 3 takeaways from 2017 data on the uninsured in Tennessee and for the Chattanooga, Memphis, Knoxville, Kingsport-Bristol, and Nashville-Murfreesboro metro areas.
As of October 31, 2018, Tennessee had a collected about 24% of its total budgeted revenue for the current fiscal year. Actual collections were about 3% higher than estimated.
Tennessee collected about $344 million (or 2%) more than was originally budgeted for the fiscal year that ended on June 30, 2018.
Education levels, poor health, and lack of home internet access or personal vehicles could hinder the ability of many to get and keep a job.
We review the numerous steps Gov. Haslam and TN lawmakers took during the 2018 legislative session.
The most up-to-date data in 2018 show recent trends persist — the supply and potency of prescription opioids are falling, but negative outcomes continue to climb.
4 Factors that Influence Individual and Population Health
Research shows 4 broad factors other than genetics influence our health.
As of June 30, 2018, Tennessee had collected about 95% of its total budgeted revenue for the current fiscal year. Actual collections were about 3% higher than estimated.