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Obesity Rates by State

High Altitude Linked To Low Obesity Rate In Colorado

Posted 02.12.2013 | Denver

According to a new study published by the International Journal of Obesity, people living in high altitude states like Colorado are less likely to obe...

The Most (And Least) Obese States In America

Posted 08.14.2012 | Healthy Living

By now, America's weight problem is well established: more than 35 percent of adults across the country are considered obese, with a BMI greater than ...

20 Years Of Obesity: Tracking Changes, Finding Solutions

Jeffrey Levi | Posted 07.09.2011 | Healthy Living
Jeffrey Levi

Reversing the obesity epidemic needs to start with individuals taking responsibility. But willpower alone won't do it. People don't make decisions in vacuums.

America's Fattest (And Slimmest!) Cities | Lisa Stark and Kate Barrett | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

In light of America's rising obesity rate, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention took stock of over 350,000 to determine the fattest and slim...