Obesity is a condition in which you have a high body mass index (BMI), or too much body fat for your height. Obesity is the not the same as being overweight, which is when your weight is higher than what is healthy for your height. In people who are overweight, the excess weight may be caused by high bone density, body structure,...
According to 2007 statistics from the World Health Organization (WHO), the
United States has the highest prevalence of overweight adults in the
Anglosphere. Historical U.S. obesity rate, 1960–...
Describes the prevalence of overweight and obesity in the United States by
The Healthy People 2010 (HP2010) national health objectives include one to
reduce the proportion of adults who are obese to 15% (objective 19-2) (1).
Sep 1, 2016 ... Adult obesity prevalence by state and territory using self-reported ... [Read CDC
National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) data brief ...
21.4 percent of Latina females and 22.4 percent of Latino males are obese;; 20.7
.... In CDC, National Centers for Health Statistics, 2016 (accessed July 2016).
Obesity rates declined in 31 states and three territories, increased in four states,
and remained stable in the rest from 2010 to 2014 among 2- to 4-year-olds ...
new york state and county obesity statistics. ... Overweight and Obesity New York
State Adults 2014. ... IFA # 2015-04: Obesity is a major cancer risk factor.
Below you will find useful facts and figures, along with statistics, discussing
obesity and ... States, it is estimated that 93 million Americans are affected by
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