Kentucky Health Issues Poll http://wkms.org en Poll: Three in Ten Kentucky Adults Went Without Health Insurance in 2013 http://wkms.org/post/poll-three-ten-kentucky-adults-went-without-health-insurance-2013 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">An annual statewide poll shows that one-quarter of Kentucky adults are without health insurance.</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">The Kentucky Health Issues Poll is funded by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky. That group's President and CEO, Susan Zepeda, says an even higher number of adults in the commonwealth was without coverage for at least part of 2013.</p><p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 17:16:31 +0000 Kevin Willis 38019 at http://wkms.org Poll: Three in Ten Kentucky Adults Went Without Health Insurance in 2013 Poll Shows Major Support for Medical Marijuana in Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/poll-shows-major-support-medical-marijuana-kentucky <p></p><p>A new poll shows 78 percent of Kentuckians support the legalization of medical marijuana, while others would be fine with widespread legalization.</p><p>The Kentucky Health Issues Poll has conducted polling on a wide array of issues for the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky over the past few months, from a statewide smoking ban to health insurance coverage.</p><p> Mon, 13 May 2013 17:06:51 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 31624 at http://wkms.org Poll Shows Major Support for Medical Marijuana in Kentucky Health Poll Indicates Kentuckians Willing to go Beyond Doctors for Healthcare http://wkms.org/post/health-poll-indicates-kentuckians-willing-go-beyond-doctors-healthcare <p></p><p>A new statewide Health Issues Poll shows a majority of Commonwealth residents would be willing to see so-called “mid-level clinicians” like nurse practitioners or physicians assistants for routine healthcare. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 17:02:40 +0000 Shelly Baskin 28296 at http://wkms.org Health Poll Indicates Kentuckians Willing to go Beyond Doctors for Healthcare New Poll Shows Kentuckians Favor Universal Healthcare http://wkms.org/post/new-poll-shows-kentuckians-favor-universal-healthcare <p><font size="2">A new poll shows Kentuckians are becoming increasingly aware of the commonwealth&#39;s health issues and willing to act on them.<br /><br /> The Kentucky Health Issues Poll is conducted annually by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky. The latest poll for last year was just released this week and found many Kentuckians worry about childhood obesity and depression.<br /> Wed, 02 May 2012 11:45:17 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 17825 at http://wkms.org New Poll Shows Kentuckians Favor Universal Healthcare