Comments for: More than 40% of U.S. on track to be obese by 2030, study finds

Posted May 07, 2012, at 3:35 p.m.
Last modified May 07, 2012, at 3:57 p.m.

The obesity rate may rise to 42 percent from about a third of the U.S. population by 2030 if nothing changes, according to a report. Preventing that increase may save about $550 billion in medical costs over the next 20 years, Eric Finkelstein, the study author and an associate research …

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