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At least half, and up to two-thirds, of the cost of added weight can be attributed to lost income. (Photo: Shutterstock)

There’s little argument that people with chronic overweight or obesity challenges tend to face related health problems during their lives. Such illnesses as diabetes, heart disease and some cancers have been directly tied to excessive weight.

Dan Cook


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