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U.S. obesity rate leveling off, at about one-third of adults
USA Today - Nanci Hellmich

Americans may be tightening their belts. Or at least not expanding them. The percentage of adults who are obese hasn’t increased much over the past 10 years after several decades of skyrocketing growth, an indication that America’s obesity epidemic is finally starting to level off, according to a landmark government analysis released Wednesday.