Obesity trends 2009

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FROM THE CDC: http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/trends.html

"Trends by State 1985–2009
Obesity is defined as a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or greater. BMI is calculated from a person's weight and height and provides a reasonable indicator of body fatness and weight categories that may lead to health problems. Obesity is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease, certain types of cancer, and type 2 diabetes."

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