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The Obesity epidemic in the Pacific Islands / Michael Curtis
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Some of the highest levels of obesity in the world are found in the island populations of Oceania. Rates of obesity as high as 75% have been reports in Nauru, Samoa, American Samoa, the Cook Islands, Tonga, and French Polynesia. The factors for this epidemic of obesity are the dramatic decrease in physical activity and a dependence on a Western diet...
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