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Child obesity rates drop in Mass.

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Different body types, ages and other circumstances can have influence in the result. Results for children should be compared to the typical values of other children the same age.
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SOURCE: World Health Organization, National Institutes of Health

Chiqui Esteban/Globe Staff

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