Many North Carolinians are struggling to achieve a healthy weight, with two-thirds of adults classified as overweight or obese. Statewide obesity has more than doubled in the last two decades. That’s an increase of more than 1.9 million adults, or enough people to fill the Carolina Panther’s Stadium 26 times. Read more on our North Carolina State Fact Sheet.
How does obesity affect you? Learn more about obesity in your own county here.
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