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What does HANES stand for?

HANES stands for Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

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Unique national resources that contribute to the success of the ARS human nutrition monitoring program include the National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference and the national "What We Eat in America" survey, which is the dietary intake survey component of the broader National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, commonly referred to as "NHANES.
Two out of three Americans are now overweight, and one out of three is obese, according to the 1999-2000 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.