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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ruopeng An, niversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Caption: A recent study conducted by Illinois kinesiology and community health professor Ruopeng An shows that although the increase in obesity prevalence among adults may be slowing, it continues to increase, especially in those with high Body Mass Index measures.

Credit: L. Brian Stauffer

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