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Report: Michigan 10th fattest state

June 29, 2010
by Robin Erb
Detroit Free Press

Michigan continues to struggle with its weight problem, once again placing among the fattest states in the nation.

A report released today places Michigan and its adult obesity rate of 29.4% among the heftiest 12 states in the nation.

Michigan ranks 10th, but is tied with North Carolina, according to F as in Fat: How Obesity Threatens America’s Future 2010.

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