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After answering a few questions, users will gain access to the QuickStats feature at this Web site, which provides free information on a variety of health care statistics - including behavioral health risk data, vital statistics, physician and hospital data, and Medicare statistics - for any state, county, metropolitan area, or health service area in the United States. Did you know that 49 percent of Transylvania county, North Carolina residents have high blood pressure? That's 26 percent above the national average. The site's developer, NationsHealth Corporation, was founded in Tennessee in 1998 for the purpose of creating a national information center of health and health care data to serve as a single source of data for health professionals involved in planning, marketing and business development.

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