Nationally, adults without a high school degree had obesity rates of 35.6 percent, compared with 32.9 percent for people with a high school degree, 31.9 percent of people with some college-level education, and 22.7 percent for college graduates.
"This year's State of Obesity report presents a stark illustration of the toll the obesity epidemic continues to take on our nation".
"This state profile includes data on adult and childhood obesity, obesity-related health issues, and policy actions Utah is taking to prevent and reduce obesity", the report said.
The State of Obesity 2018 report revealed that Americans are getting fatter.
Adult obesity rates increased in Iowa, Massachusetts, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island and SC between 2016 and 2017, and no states saw any declines.
The State of Obesity 2018 report, which is based on 2017 data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, revealed that the adult obesity rate was above 35 percent in seven states, compared to just five states in last year's report based on 2016 data. The others are Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and West Virginia. According to Trust for America's Health president John Auerbach, there is growing evidence that the trend could be reversed by some prevention programs. "The epidemic continues to put millions of Americans at higher risk for a range of chronic diseases and costs our healthcare system billions of dollars each year".
John Wiesman, the state of Washington's secretary of health, said, "Obesity is a major challenge in almost every state, and our role as public health leaders is to ensure we're doing everything we can to address it". These are typically lower income and rural areas, including many communities of color, the report noted.
West Virginia had the nation's highest drug-overdose death rate in 2015 and was named in a Wallethubstudy as the least happy state in America. More than 38 percent of adults there have a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 30 or more. Colorado had the lowest obesity rate, at 22.6 percent. That ranks the state in a three-way tie with Florida and New Mexico for 35th overall. Also, hospitals should stop selling or serving sugary drinks. So far, the growth of waistlines across the United States is not slowing down.
She said the talks were at a point where discussing them face-to-face with the prime minister "is absolutely essential". Trudeau and his ministers will hold a caucus retreat in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, to plot their strategy.
Does it bring any new features? It's now possible to search for content on the PlayStation 4 storefront using a virtual keyboard. Layden would later reveal that enabling PSN name changes were "more complex than you think", which would explain the delay.
Sometimes you might not get the flu because everyone around you has the flu shot, and so you haven't been exposed to it. The North Dakota Department of Health is gearing up for what may be an "unpredictable" flu season this year.
In the accords, Israel was formally recognised as a state, but there was no official recognition of a Palestinian state. And there was no agreement to freeze the expansion of Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem.
Hamm certainly seems more interested in playing character as long as the story and the context were the right fit. Ben Affleck may not officially be out yet, but let's be honest - he's had a foot out the door for months.
I do feel like I've been treated by some people that I'm the one who went to jail or I'm the one that put this guy on set... Also, some of her castmates' statements seemed to dismiss the controversy or didn't always have her back.
Longtime NBA executive Rod Thorn knows what he'll be remembered for. "Thank you, Michael, for your friendship", Thorn said. He was also named an All-Star three times with three different teams, including with the Seattle SuperSonics.
Party secretary-general Saifuddin Nasution Ismail also said that no compensation was offered to Mr Danyal in return for the seat. I will stay on in Port Dickson and I will be Anwar's eyes and ears on the ground".
The opposition parties have vowed to use procedural tools to delay the province's council-cutting bill as much as possible. Toronto councillors were briefed by the city's legal staff behind closed doors on Thursday morning.
NHL Rumors: Senators Trade Erik Karlsson To San Jose Sharks
Karlsson, who took over as captain in 2014, says he will continue to give back to the city he now calls his "forever home". The Senators have said they are entering a rebuilding period and are planning to go with a young roster this season.
PSG team up with Jordan for Champions League
Even Brazilian superstar Neymar became the first soccer athlete to have a Jordan collection of soccer cleats. PSG have finally unveiled the hotly-anticipated fruits of their collaborative labour with the Jordan Brand.
Mac Miller's 911 Call Emerges: "Please Hurry"
Funeral plans have not been released, but TMZ is also reporting that sources tell them a Jewish service is being planned. A host of stars have paid tribute to Mac, including his ex-girlfriend Ariana Grande and Elton John.
Hurricane Florence still a threat despite downgrade
Watching the scene unfold from space, German Alexander Gerst, an astronaut on board the ISS, tweeted photos of the enormous storm. Hurricane warnings are in effect for the South Santee River in SC to Duck, North Carolina, and Albemarle and Pamlico sounds.
Amazon boss Jeff Bezos launches $2bn homeless fund
Last year Bezos solicited advice from the public via Twitter, asking how he could best use his wealth to help people "right now". Amazon, meanwhile, has been criticized for years for largely taking a pass on the formal donation programs of corporate peers.