Obesity Rates Rise in Some States, Fatty Food Abounds Everywhere

Despite education campaigns about the obesity epidemic and U.S. government reports that obesity numbers may have reached a plateau, a new study finds obesity rates increased in 28 states last year. Only the District of Columbia saw obesity rates fall. The annual "F as in Fat" report from the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation included obesity rates by geographic area and race as well as studies on attitudes about obesity. "Nationally we should recognize...Full Story
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