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Current trends in health

2004 National Health Interview Survey data has shown that while less Americans are smoking, even fewer are adopting an active lifestyle, which is impacting on the overall health of the population. Diabetes has increased since the last survey, which is in keeping with the current trend of obesity.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Center for Disease Control and Prevention

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About: Current trends in health

Date: 1 July 2005

Source: Center for Disease Control and Prevention

URL: http://communitydispatch.com/artman/publish/article_1312.shtml

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