Five 1-page infographics on issues that affect Tennesseans in 2018.
Health, prosperity, public policy...all of these things are connected.
Tennessee's excess burden of 3 chronic diseases cost nearly $5.3 billion in 2015 in direct medical care, lost productivity, and premature death.
The rate of Tennesseans dying from cardiovascular disease has fallen but remains above the national average. It's even higher for African-Americans.