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Weintraub: Task force sounds call to improve Californians’ health
Orange County Register

California has a worldwide reputation as a place of healthy living – where residents eat natural, whole foods, exercise regularly and lead mellow lives largely free of stress. The truth, as any real Californian knows, is a lot more complicated. By some measures – say, smoking – the state is indeed a leader in healthy lifestyles. California has the second lowest smoking rate in the nation, behind only Utah.