America's Obesity Epidemic Reaches Record High: Report
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Almost 40 percent of American adults are obese, the highest rate ever recorded for the U.S., according to a Friday report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Nearly 20 percent of adolescents are obese, also a record high, NBC News reported. That comes out to one in five adolescents aged 12-19. Meanwhile, one in five kids aged 6-11 and one in 10 preschoolers aged 2-5 are obese. As Puerto Rico Suffers, Trump Warns Help Won't Last Forever "It's difficult to be optimistic at this...

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