The CDC came out with a recent report about obesity rates lowering in low-income preschoolers in many states. West Virginia has no change.
To view the report, click here: http://www.cdc.gov/VitalSigns/pdf/2013-08-vitalsigns.pdf#page=2
Nineteen states/territories reported decreases in obesity among low-income preschoolers. Twenty states and Puerto Rico held steady at their current rate, and obesity increased slightly in three states. But 1 in 8 preschoolers in the nation.
The prevalence of obesity among low-income, preschool-aged children in West Virginia is 14%<15% in 2011, according to the Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System.