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100-pound losers. Area resident shed weight and keep it off.

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Obesity has tripled in the United States since the 1970s, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

More than 42 percent of adults are classified as obese, according to the 2017-2018 data from the CDC. That’s up from 30.5 percent in the year 2000.

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