How Obesity Is Threatening America’s Future

obese man eating whole pizza(BlackDoctor.org) — The Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) recently issued its annual report on obesity trends across the United States. The report indicates that adult obesity rates are now above 30% in 12 states, compared to just one state above 30% four years ago.

Report Highlights:

MS: most obese, adult rate 34.4%
CO: least obese, adult rate 19.8%
OK, AL, TN: fastest growth in obesity rates