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1 Sources: World Health Organization, Washington University School of Medicine, NCD Risk Factor Collaboration. As of 4/2016. (Projected obesity rates of 18%/21% on a global basis with 75%/67% of the population overweight or obese in the United States)
2 Sources: : Business Wire, The U.S. Weight Loss & Diet Control Market. As of 3/2018.
3 Sources: Euromonitor International, Marketdata Enterprises, Transparency Market Research. As of 11/2012. (Global health and wellness market expected to reach $1 trillion by 2017. United States weight loss market valued at $64 billion in 2014 and low-calorie food market projected at $10.4 billion by 2019.)
4 Source: Global Wellness Institute. As of 4/2016. Growth rate from 2013 to 2015.