Sometimes, maps are trendy but not meaningful. PolicyMap staff are learning more about non-communicable disease epidemics to make some truly “viral” maps.
A third of U.S. children are overweight or obese. Map childhood obesity data from the CDC’s Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System and USDA Food Atlas.
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Thanks to a new source at the CDC, our county-level obesity and diabetes data now covers 2004 to 2009 and offers data on physical inactivity.
PolicyMap has a number of maps related the mapping the health care crisis including estimates for adult rates of diabetes and obesity.