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Obesity affects 6.2% of adults in Japan
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Obesity among adults in Japan has risen from 3.5 percent in 1983 to 4.7 percent in 1993 to 6.2 percent in 2003 according to a paper from Okinawa, Japan. REFERENCE
Iseki K. Body mass index and the risk of chronic renal failure: The asian experience. Contrib Nephrol. 2006, 151:42-56.
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