July 20, 2011
9:45 am

Latest State Data Show Rates of Obesity Remain High

Obesity has become a problem in every state, according to data analyzed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. No state reported that less than 20 percent of adults were obese in 2010, which means that no state met the national Healthy People 2010 goal to lower obesity prevalence to 15 percent within the past decade, CDC researchers say.


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The original publication date for this article is July 20, 2011 2:45 pm

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