Dunkin, Mary Anne
October 2006
Georgia Trend;Oct2006, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p90
The article reports on the problem of increasing obesity in Georgia. The state has grown by 66 percent in overweight and related problems within 20 years starting from 1983 with a body mass index of 25 to 29.9. It is the sixth biggest state in the nation with the risk of weight-related health problems due to improper health behavior.


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