1. Britain's obesity crisis costs every taxpayer £400 a year, and cuts life expectancy by almost three years  The Telegraph
  2. Nearly 5 million American kids are obese, new study finds  Medical Xpress
  3. Obesity shaves THREE YEARS off the average life expectancy of Britons, report finds  Daily Mail
  4. Obesity among 10 year-olds hits record high: find out how your area ranks  Telegraph.co.uk
  5. Severe obesity among children aged 10 to 11 at record high  The Guardian
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Britain's obesity crisis is costing every taxpayer more than £400 a year - and taking an average of three lives off our lives, international research shows.Britain's obesity crisis is costing every taxpayer more than £400 a year - and taking an average of three lives off our lives, international research shows.

Britain's obesity crisis costs every taxpayer £400 a year, and cuts life expectancy by almost three years 

(HealthDay)—America's child obesity epidemic shows no signs of shrinking.

Nearly 5 million American kids are obese, new study finds

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development report said 62 per cent of adults in the UK are overweight, putting them at risk of type 2 diabetes, heart disease, strokes and cancer.The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development report said 62 per cent of adults in the UK are overweight, putting them at risk of type 2 diabetes, heart disease, strokes and cancer.

Obesity shaves THREE YEARS off the average life expectancy of Britons, report finds | Daily Mail Online

A new study issued by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released today says 35,700 children in New Mexico are obese.A new study issued by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released today says 35,700 children in New Mexico are obese.

Where New Mexico ranks in U.S. childhood obesity study

Childhood obesity remains an ‘epidemic,’ and Pennsylvania is now in the top 10 highest rates, but there is good news too, report says.Childhood obesity remains an ‘epidemic,’ and Pennsylvania is now in the top 10 highest rates, but there is good news too, report says.

Pennsylvania ranked No. 9 among states for childhood obesity | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

World obesity day: Hypothyroidism is a condition caused by underactive thyroid gland. It is a condition which can lead to obesity. Poor lifestyle is the one of the main causes of hypothyroidism and obesity. Hormonal imbalance may also be blamed for obesity and thyroid issues.Obesity Day: Believe it or not, poor lifestyle is the most common cause of obesity- which is increasing at a global level. Read here to know how poor diet and lack of exercise can together make you obese and unhealthy.

World Obesity Day: 5 Lifestyle Mistakes That Can Put You At Risk Of Obesity

Overall, 34.3% of children in Year 6 are overweight or obese.Overall, 34.3% of children in Year 6 are overweight or obese.

Severe obesity at record high among 10 and 11-year-olds | Express & Star

Obesity affects nearly 83,000 people between the ages of 10 and 17 percent in Massachusetts, or about 14.4 percent of people in that age group, according to a new report. Obesity affects nearly 83,000 people between the ages of 10 and 17 percent in Massachusetts, or about 14.4 percent of people in that age group, according to a new report.

Study pegs Mass. child obesity rate at 14.4 percent - The Boston Globe

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released a report based on data from 2017 and 2018 that shows 16.4% of Iowa children ages 10 to 17 have obesity.The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released a report based on data from 2017 and 2018 that shows 16.4% of Iowa children ages 10 to 17 have obesity.

New report shows more than 50,000 youth in Iowa are obese

Three of Indiana's four neighboring states have higher youth obesity rates than the Hoosier State.Three of Indiana's four neighboring states have higher youth obesity rates than the Hoosier State.

State 13th in youth obesity | Local | The Journal Gazette

Utah’s children have the lowest obesity rates in the nation in nearly every age group, according to a report released Thursday.Utah’s children have the lowest obesity rates in the nation in nearly every age group, according to a report released Thursday.

Utah’s youth obesity rate among lowest in nation - The Salt Lake Tribune

That's one of the best marks in the nation, but a state expert says it might be an underestimate

Study: One in 10 Minnesota kids obese | Duluth News Tribune

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Study: South Dakota youth relatively trim compared to nation | The Daily Republic

After years of increase, obesity rates are holding steady -- but that's not good enough, health experts say.After years of increase, obesity rates are holding steady -- but that's not good enough, health experts say.

Pa. childhood obesity rate is 9th highest in nation, and NJ is 22nd, new study finds