Hey ladies, wanna feel bad about yourselves? Women’s Health has ranked Philadelphia last in its national health ratings for cities. Don’t worry, men, you placed 99th.


    Men’s and Women’s Health magazines complied the “100 Best and Worst” list based on crime statistics, smoking, life expectancy and other health factors.

    Reporter Meggan Kole has the story, including thoughts from Anne Mahlum, founder of Philadelphia-based nonprofit Back on My Feet, which aids the homeless population through running.

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