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Delaware Named 11th "Fattest State"

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The First State is one of the fattest states, according to a new study.

WalletHub.com compiled data from the U.S. Census Bureau, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and National Conference of State Legislatures in their study. The data found that out of three categories combined-- Obesity & Overweight Prevalence, Unhealthy Habits & Consequences And Food & Fitness--Delaware was the 11th "fattest state." When considering obesity only, Delaware ranked 14th.

The study also said Delaware was tied with Idaho for the highest percentage of overweight adults. 

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