Posted on Oct 19, 2010 | Comments 0
Obesity means having a 30 or higher BMI which is calculated from a person’s height and weight providing a reasonably accurate indicator of body weight and fatness.
We all know what obesity leads to! From major health problems to certain types of cancer and cardiovascular diseases and type-2 diabetes, obesity causes all these and more.
There has been a steady increase in obesity levels in the US and if the current trend continues, 100 of adults in America will be obese and overweight by the year 2048 and the African-American women will reach this mark sooner, by the year 2034.
Here are a few facts about the fattest states in the US-2010:
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