Putting on pandemic pounds: State obesity rates hit all-time highs

By: - September 15, 2021 10:59 pm

All states and territories had more than 20% of adults with obesity, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Laura Olson
Laura Olson

Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes New Jersey Monitor. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.

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