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Weight of the union: Obesity by state

In a state-by-state analysis, Arkansas, West Virginia and Mississippi were states with the highest adult obesity rates. Hawaii, the District of Columbia and Colorado had the lowest rates. While the Midwest had the greatest prevalence of obesity, the South was not far behind and was home to seven of the states with the highest obesity rates in the nation.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

Forget the obesity. Focus on increasing diabetes and its fellow traveler, Alzheimer’s.   All three conditions are best treated by an anti-inflammatory diet.

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