Statistics Show an Overall Decline in Health

The prevalence of Type 2 diabetes has increased to 8.8 percent compared with 5.3 percent in 1997.   Considering the huge advances in medicine, not to mention the fitness and health craze,  you would think we would be healthier.

Vital Statistics – Report Gives Latest Numbers on American’s State of Health – NYTimes.com.

So what’s the problem?  What do you think?

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