Tipping The Scales http://nhpr.org en Study Finds 26.2% of New Hampshire Adults Obese http://nhpr.org/post/study-finds-262-new-hampshire-adults-obese <p></p><p>A national study released today ranks New Hampshire the 17<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;slimmest state.&nbsp;</p><p>The '<em><a href="http://www.healthyamericans.org/report/100/" target="_blank">F as in Fat</a>'&nbsp;</em>report is produced by the Trust for America’s Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. It finds that last year, 26.2% of Granite Staters were obese, up slightly from 2010 figures.</p><p>The study also found that more than 12% of high school students in New Hampshire are obese.</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 16:54:57 +0000 Todd Bookman 13121 at http://nhpr.org Study Finds 26.2% of New Hampshire Adults Obese Examining the Link between Obesity and Mental Illness http://nhpr.org/post/examining-link-between-obesity-and-mental-illness <p>In 2002, Ken Jue found himself going to funeral after funeral. But at the time Jue wasn’t sure what was killing so many of his mental health patients.</p> Thu, 22 Sep 2011 21:00:00 +0000 1881 at http://nhpr.org Examining the Link between Obesity and Mental Illness