Obesity report: One-third of U.S. adults are beyond overweight

Obesity report: One-third of U.S. adults are beyond overweight

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — One-third of American adults and one in six children are now obese, although an annual report released Thursday by two nonprofit groups found that rates could be stabilizing.

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Obesity report: One-third of U.S. adults are beyond overweight

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — One-third of American adults and one in six children are now obese, although an annual report released Thursday by two nonprofit groups found that rates could be stabilizing.

Report: One-third of U.S. adults are beyond overweight

An annual report released by two nonprofit groups found that obesity rates could be stabilizing From: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/obesity-report-one-third-of-u-s

American obesity report: 1 in 3 adults are beyond overweight

Sep 01, 2017 · The report noted that 25 states had obesity rates above 30 percent. In 2000, no state had a rate above 25 percent. Nine of the 11 states with the highest obesity rates are in the South.

Obese America Report: 1 in 3 US adults are beyond

People with a BMI of 25 to 29 are considered overweight; 30 and above is obese. The report noted that 25 states had obesity rates above 30 percent. In 2000, no state had a rate above 25 percent.

Obese America Report: 1 in 3 U.S. adults are beyond

— One-third of American adults and one in six children are now obese, although an annual report released Thursday by two nonprofit groups found that rates could be stabilizing.

One in three U.S. adults are beyond overweight | News

CHARLESTON — One-third of American adults and one in six children are now obese, although an annual report released last week by two nonprofit groups found that rates could be stabilizing. The report released by the Trust for America’s Health and the …

Adult Obesity Facts | Overweight & Obesity | CDC

The prevalence of obesity was 39.8% and affected about 93.3 million of US adults in 2015~2016. [ Read CDC National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) data brief PDF-603KB] Obesity-related conditions include heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer that are some of the leading causes of preventable, premature death.