The Burden of Obesity in North Carolina (Adults, Children, and Youth)

  • In North Carolina, two-thirds of all adults (65.7%) are overweight or obese
  • North Carolina ranks 5th worst in the US for childhood obesity
  • Four of the leading 10 causes of death in the US are related to obesity

The Burden of Obesity in North Carolina is a PowerPoint presentation developed by the North Carolina Division of Public Health.

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Overview

Overview

Costs of Obesity

Costs of Obesity

Obesity and Chronic Disease

Obesity and Chronic Disease

Children and Youth

Children and Youth

Understanding Obesity

Understanding Obesity

Complete Presentation

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Adults

Adults

Healthy People 2010

Healthy People 2010

Surveillance Systems Descriptions

North Carolina Surveillance Systems


The Burden of Obesity in North Carolina

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