Colorado, long known as the skinniest state in the nation (map) still is, but the number of overweight people here continues growing. Compare Colorado now to where the country was in 1995? It would be the fattest state in the nation. CPR Health Reporter Eric Whitney talks about a new report card looking at Colorado’s waistline and other factors affecting its health.
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