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UCLA study finds more Californians are obese, diabetic
Sacramento Bee

California adults are heftier, eating more fast food and getting diagnosed with diabetes at higher rates. And California kids? They’re spending an “astounding” amount of time sitting glued to a TV, computer or phone screen.

Those health trends emerged from a two-year survey released Tuesday by the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, which surveyed more than 48,000 California adults, teens and children on dozens of health care topics.