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Losses nil in fat fight worldwide

Posted: June 30, 2014 at 2:29 a.m.

Nearly 30 percent of the world's population is overweight or obese, and not one country has reduced its obesity rate in 33 years, according to a new analysis combining three decades of data from 188 countries, published in the medical journal The Lancet in May.

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