Hawaii ranks healthiest for retirees

  • Photo courtesy of Jack Hodges

    Jack Hodges and Stephanie Sunn enjoy life on Kauai. Hawaii is rated one of the healthiest states to retire in.

  • Photo by Cynthia Rabina-Houck

    Retirees Howard and Cleo Kanai love Kauai because of its people and the many opportunities for a healthy lifestyle.

  • Contributed photo

    Since Joan Baganz retired to Kauai in 2016, she lives a healthier life, discontinuing medications for diabetes, high blood pressure and cholesterol.

LIHUE — Hawaii is a popular vacation destination, but it’s also one of the healthiest places for seniors to retire.