Has a doctor or other health professional EVER
suggested losing weight to help your
arthritis or joint symptoms?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error 95% Confidence Limit
Lower Upper
Yes 1082 33.5 1.0 31.5 35.5
No 2100 66.5 1.0 64.5 68.5

Among respondents those reported having ever been told by a doctor,
nurse, or other health professional that they had some form of
arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, lupus, or fibromyalgia,
excluding unknowns and refusals.
On Questionnaire Split B