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Will China Defeat Obesity?

Mark Bittman Say what you will about the Chinese, but they know how to make wholesale changes, and sometimes those changes are inarguably for the good. As noted in an editorial in The Lancet last week, the life span of the average person in China in 1950 was 40 years; by 2011 it was around 76.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

It’s past wake-up time for China as it already has the greatest number of diabetics in the world, and the percentage is growing.

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