Community factors related to healthy eating & active living in counties with lower than expected adult obesity rates

@inproceedings{Canavan2016CommunityFR,
  title={Community factors related to healthy eating & active living in counties with lower than expected adult obesity rates},
  author={Maureen E. Canavan and Emily J. Cherlin and Stephanie Boegeman and Elizabeth H. Bradley and Kristina M. Talbert-Slagle},
  booktitle={BMC obesity},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Adult obesity rates in the United States have reached epidemic proportions, yet vary considerably across states and counties. We sought to explore community-level factors that may be associated with reduced adult obesity rates at the county level. METHODS We identified six U.S. counties that were positive deviants for adult obesity and… CONTINUE READING