Obese people have lower average annual incomes, study says

12/20/2011 | HealthDay News

The overall average annual incomes in 2004 were $8,666 less for obese women and $4,772 less for obese men than for their normal-weight peers, according to an analysis of data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth. Researchers also found that the annual earnings of obese women in 2008 were 15% less than those of their normal-weight counterparts.

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