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States Could Have 60 Percent Obesity Rate by 2030, Report Suggests

By Bryan Toporek — September 18, 2012 1 min read
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If the United States doesn’t start getting its obesity problem in check, 13 states could have adult-obesity rates higher than 60 percent by 2030, according to a report released Tuesday by the Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF).

The “F as in Fat: How Obesity Threatens America’s Future 2012" report estimates that .

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A version of this news article first appeared in the Schooled in Sports blog.