10-states-with-the-deadliest-eating-habits: Personal Finance News from Yahoo! Finance

Apparently there are a few states here in the US that have very bad eating habits, so bad that some people say that they’re deadly…

The obesity problem, however, is international. The report in Lancet states that “In 2008, 9.8 percent of the world’s male population were obese, as were 13.8 percent of women. In 1980, these rates were 4.8 percent and 7.9 percent.” U.S. eating habits and diets have been exported, many experts say. Nations which before had relatively lean diets which were high in grains and fruits now consume many more soft drinks and hamburgers.

via 10-states-with-the-deadliest-eating-habits: Personal Finance News from Yahoo! Finance.

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