More Americans Dying from Obesity

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By Molly Clifton

A new study finds 1 in 5 Americans die from obesity, which is nearly three times higher than previous estimates.

Researchers at Columbia Universty say the number of obesity related deaths will increase if more isn’t done to address the problem.

Doctors say once people become obese it is very difficult to reverse.

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