Obesity Samoa global harbinger

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Obesity in Samoa: A global harbinger?

The South Pacific archipelago of Samoa and American Samoa harbors a global health mystery that may seem both remote and extreme but could foretell trends in obesity and related conditions across much of the developing world. About three-quarters of the U.S. territory’s adult population is obese, the highest rate in the world with independent Samoa […]

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