By The Associated Press
An excerpt from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States:
On obesity costs:
Prevention is widely acknowledged to be a key part of reducing the nation's astronomical health care costs.
Decreasing demand for medical treatment through lifestyle choices is included in any serious discussion of managing health care spending.
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