Oregon 13th Healthiest State

OREGON — The United Health Foundation has looked at how each state is doing in terms of its people’s health and there is good and bad news about Oregon.

The good news is that Oregonians lead active lifestyles. The bad news is Oregon have a low rate of immunization and the state also has a large segment of the population that is uninsured.

Oregon is also ranked lower in overall health than last year. In 2011, Oregon was ranked at number eight; this year, Oregon dropped to number 13.