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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - As a portly woman plodded ahead of him on the sidewalk, the obese mayor of America's fattest and unhealthiest city explained why health is not a big local issue. "It doesn't come up," said David Felinton, 5-foot-9 and 233 pounds. "We've got a lot of economic challenges here." But this city's financial woes are not nearly as bad as its health.
A growing number of programs teach young girls the real risks and how to lower them.
Research suggests that using statins to lower CRP levels might save lives.