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Missouri Air Ambulances Try to Balance Heavier Patients

Overweight patients denied transport by helicopter

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Over 35 percent of Americans are obese. That makes for multiple health issues, and issues in the health industry. Each year thousands of overweight Americans are being denied a ride in the air ambulance.

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