Obesity ratings and rankings

first_img 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Here is a state-by-state breakdown of obesity rates and rankings. State Obesity rate, Ranking Ala. 29.4 3 Alaska 25.8 16 Ariz. 21.7 43 Ark. 27.0 8 Calif. 22.7 36 Colo. 17.6 51 Conn. 20.1 47 Del. 23.6 29 D.C. 22.2 40 Fla. 22.9 34 Ga. 26.1 14 Hawaii 20.1 47 Idaho 23.2 31 Ill. 24.4 25 Ind. 26.8 9 Iowa 24.9 20 Kan. 24.3 27 Ky. 27.5 7 La. 28.2 4 Maine 23.0 33 Md. 24.4 25 Mass. 19.8 50 Mich. 26.8 9 Minn. 23.7 28 Miss. 30.6 1 Mo. 26.3 12 Mont. 20.7 45 Neb. 25.4 18 Nev. 22.5 37 N.H. 22.4 38 N.J. 22.2 40 N.M. 22.0 42 N.Y. 22.4 38 N.C. 25.6 17 N.D. 25.1 19 Ohio 26.0 15 Okla. 26.8 9 Ore. 23.3 30 Pa. 24.5 23 R.I. 20.5 46 S.C. 27.8 5 S.D. 24.9 20 Tenn. 27.8 5 Texas 26.3 12 Utah 21.1 44 Vt. 20.0 49 Va. 24.5 23 Wash. 23.2 31 W.Va. 29.8 2 Wis. 24.8 22 Wyo. 22.8 35 Source: Trust for America’s Health.last_img read more

Transfer rumours and paper review – Wednesday, March 11

first_imgHere’s the top transfer-related stories in Wednesday’s newspapers…Louis van Gaal will be given a £150million-plus transfer war chest to complete his overhaul of the Manchester United squad this summer. Southampton right back Nathaniel Clyne, Borussia Dortmund centre-half Mats Hummels, Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman, PSV Eindhoven winger Memphis Depay, West Brom striker Saido Berahino and Burnley free agent Danny Ings are all on his radar. (Daily Express)Liverpool are scouting Lazio’s Brazilian midfielder Felipe Anderson. The 21-year-old attacking midfielder is rated at more than £20million. (Daily Mirror)Newcastle are chasing Levante’s Spanish midfielder Victor Camarasa and plotting a £5million summer move. (Daily Mirror)Chelsea look set to miss out on Jese Rodriguez in the summer with Real Madrid ready to push him up the pecking order at the Bernabeu. (Daily Express)Middlesbrough have made a £12m offer for Blackburn striker Jordan Rhodes. They want the 25-year-old on loan to help fire them into the Premier League before turning it into a permanent deal in the summer. (The Sun)And here’s the latest talkSPORT.com headlines…Inter Milan to launch Toure bid? Mancini hints at summer approach for Man City starReal Madrid starlet reveals Chelsea star told him to join Atletico MadridWolfsburg boss rubbishes playmaker’s link to Manchester UnitedJust like Ruud Van Nistelrooy! PSV Eindhoven star Memphis Depay can become a Manchester United heroReports – Liverpool still hot on the trail of Roma starLokomotiv Moscow chief reveals talks with Tottenham duoTottenham reignite interest in Paris Saint-Germain midfielderReports – PSG failed in summer move for Chelsea defenderLiverpool target admits it would be ‘difficult’ to turn down Inter MilanReports – Atletico Madrid lead race for Tottenham and Manchester City targetInter Milan offer starlet £2m-a-year contract to ward off Arsenal and Man CityMan United and Arsenal to miss out on PSG star as striker eyes Napoli return?last_img read more