Overweight, Mortality and Survival


  • Katherine M. Flegal,

    Corresponding author
    • National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Hyattsville, Maryland, USA
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  • Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh

    1. Department of Epidemiology, UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    2. Harold Simmons Center for Chronic Disease Research and Epidemiology, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California, USA
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  • Disclosure: The authors declared no conflict of interest.

  • Funding agency: KKZ is supported by grants from the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Disease of the National Institute of Health (R01-DK078106), and a philanthropic grant from Mr. Harold Simmons.

Correspondence: Katherine Flegal (kmf2@cdc.gov)

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