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References for "Lose 100 Pounds Without Surgery"
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References for "Physical Activity Recommendations"
1 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Prevalence Data. Atlanta, Georgia: US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2005. http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/brfss/age.asp?cat=PA&yr=2005&qkey=4418&state=UB.
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