Report: U.S. obesity rate set to be higher this year

06/24/2013 | Huffington Post, The · United Press International

A Gallup report showed the U.S. obesity rate is 27.1% so far this year, compared with 26.2% in 2012 and 25.5% in 2008. Data also showed 35.6% of Americans are overweight and 35.4% are normal weight so far in 2013, a decrease from 36.1% and 35.9% in 2012, respectively.

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