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'F For Fat'; New Study Shows How Obesity Threatens America's Future Livelihood

September 19, 2012
by Bary Alyssa Johnson
Latinos Post

 

Trust For America's Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)have collaborated with the National Heart Forum to conduct a study, the results of which were announced today. "F For Fat: How Obesity Threatens America's Future 2012" discusses trends in obesity in the United States over the coming years.

Specifically, the study examines how the number of obese adults, along with related disease rates and health care costs will increase dramatically in this country over the next 20 years.

 

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