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Over 40% of Italians have weight problems, says study

3 million people suffer from diabetes

Over 40% of Italians have weight problems, says study

Rome, December 11 - Italians are overweight and do not take enough exercise, according to the annual report on the state of health of the nation published on Tuesday. Some 32% of adults are technically overweight and a further 11% are obese, the study said. Diabetes affects around three million people, or 5% of the population. Cardiovascular problems are the leading cause of death followed by cancer.

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