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

  • Maureen E. Canavan1, 2Email author,
  • Emily Cherlin1, 2,
  • Stephanie Boegeman1,
  • Elizabeth H. Bradley1, 2 and
  • Kristina M. Talbert-Slagle1, 2
BMC ObesityBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted20163:49

Received: 12 May 2016

Accepted: 2 November 2016

Published: 18 November 2016

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2 Nov 2016 Editorially accepted
18 Nov 2016 Article published 10.1186/s40608-016-0129-x

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale University School of Public Health, New Haven, USA
Yale Global Health Leadership Institute, New Haven, USA