When it comes to the health of Orlando residents, the city’s population has long been a big concern.
For instance, the Orlando Sentinel reported last year that more than 100,000 people were obese in the city, and the rate has continued to climb.
Obesity has also been linked to a slew of health issues, including Type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and cancer.
But while the numbers of people who are obese have grown over the years, they’ve never really gone up to the level of a pandemic like the one we see in cities like Boston, New York City, and Los Angeles, according to a study published this month in the American Journal of Public Health.
According to the study, in 2012, Orlando’s obesity rate was 1.2 percent, which is nearly double the national average of 1.1 percent.
Orlando also had the highest rate of obesity in the state, with the average person being nearly four inches taller than the average American adult, according the study.
“It is very hard to put into words the feeling of being fat and having a chronic disease in a city that is known for having some of the best and most healthy obesity rates in the nation,” Dr. Robert Koopman, the study’s lead author, said in a statement.
“And we know that it is hard to treat obesity as a chronic illness.
And that is why this study is so important.
The way we treat obesity is really up to us.”
It’s not just the city of Orlando that has faced a number of obesity challenges.
According to the National Institutes of Health, there are more than 1.3 million Americans with chronic illnesses, including obesity, hypertension, diabetes, asthma, and COPD.
As the obesity epidemic continues to escalate in the US, it’s a concern that will continue to be addressed as long as people are living the healthiest lives possible.
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