Obesity in the United States has been increasingly cited as a major health issue
in recent ..... The data collected disagreed with the data in the CDC's phone
survey used to create the following...
The Obesity metric is the percentage of adults who are obese by self-report, with
a body mass index (BMI) of 30.0 or higher. Read the detailed data.
Adult Obesity in the United States. According to the most recent data released
September 2015, rates of obesity now exceed 35 percent in three states (
Sep 21, 2015 ... The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America // a project of the
Trust for ... Percent of obese adults (Body Mass Index of 30+).
Sep 21, 2015 ... Adult obesity prevalence by state and territory using self-reported information ... [
Read CDC National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) data ...
Over the last half-century the percentage of obese and overweight Americans
has more than doubled. Until recently, the U.S. carried the dubious distinction of ...
If it's just a question of determining whether the cause of obesity is fats or
carbohydrates, shouldn't science have a pretty clear answer by now? It should,
Obesity rates have more than doubled in adults and children since the 1970's (
National Center for Health Statistics, 2009). While recent estimates suggest that ...
May 26, 2016 ... The graph above is terrifying. It charts the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention's annual obesity findings taken from its latest National ...
Feb 12, 2016 ... Americans continue to lose the battle of the bulge. A new Gallup survey
published on Friday shows that the obesity rate among adults surged in ...