A new study released ranks Medina County as one of the healthiest in the state with Geauga County leading the pack.
The rankings were released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in a study that examines the health and well-being of of people living in each county in the United States.
Factors that influenced the study included rates of childhood poverty, smoking, obesity levels, teen birth rates and access to physicians and dentists.
Out of 88 counties, Wayne came in at number 16, Portage stands at 20, Stark at 39 and Summit at 41.
On the web: www.countyhealthrankings.org