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    Diet-related illnesses near epidemic levels in Mexico

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    Mexicans have become increasingly unhealthy in recent years with diabetes, heart disease and other diet-related illnesses at near epidemic levels. The country has also overtaken the US for the highest rate of obesity in the western hemisphere. In response, authorities are targeting a key part of the Mexican diet: salt. Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Mexico City.