Is Florida The Fattest U.S. State??

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This week the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention released its latest map showing adult obesity rates in individual states. According to the CDCโ€™s annual report, Mississippi is Americaโ€™s most obese state for the sixth year in a row. The report shows that over one-third of Mississippians, 34.9%, are obese. Louisiana comes closest to Mississippi with 33.4% of its citizens classified as obese, and West Virginia rounds out the top three with a 32.4% obesity rate.

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brfss self reported obesity 20111 Is Florida The Fattest U.S. State??

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