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How Fat Is Your State?

by Joy Keller on Jan 01, 2006

If you live in Oregon, you can be proud that you and your fellow citizens held the weight scales steady last year. According to “F as in Fat: How Obesity Policies Are Failing in America, 2005,” a report from Trust for America’s Health, the beaver state was the only one that did not grow fatter (Hawaii was not included in the report).

Here’s how other states weighed in:

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Joy Keller

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Joy Keller is executive editor of IDEA Fitness Journal and IDEA Fit Business Success, and is also a certified personal trainer, indoor cycling instructor, yoga teacher (RYT 200) and Reiki Master.