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How to deal with America's obesity epidemic

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This episode previously aired on July 28, 2022.

Obesity in America is increasing and it only got worse during the pandemic. In addition to adults, more than one-in-five U.S. children and teens are obese.

Obesity increases the risk for many diseases including heart disease, diabetes and hypertension. However, science shows obesity is not just a personal failing.

We’ll address the causes, issues and ways of dealing with America’s obesity epidemic.

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