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China’s Obesity Problem

These days, it seems China is beating America at almost everything. Take obesity: A recent study published shows that China can now lay claim to having a greater percentage of obese men and women than in the United States. Perhaps Americans can take solace with the realization that China’s success has only come on the […]

China’s Diabetes Rates Highest In The World

Nearly 12 percent of Chinese adults (about 113.9 million people) are suffering from diabetes, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) on Tuesday. Based on nearly 99,000 samples taken in 2010, the study estimates that 11.6 percent of Chinese adults are diabetic, making China’s rate of prevalence of the […]