|Obesity In the United States
In America today we have many different things to worry about from Aides to
drugs, but what if I told you that there was an epidemic going around in America that has
killed more then 300,00 people a year (tuberose,1). An epidemic so strong that over
the past 20 years there has been a dramatic increase in the United States? (Nutrition,1).
How would you feel if I told you this very epidemic was in your house now? America is
at war right now and we are losing , this war started many years ago and has not yet
been won. Every year we lose many of our beloved ones to this monster , what can we
do? Obesity, the new green eyed monster, and has taken over America and nothing has
been done. Americans are heaviest people in the world we have been the heaviest
since , the 1950s. With our growing wealth and appetites we eat way more than three
meals a day, which in some countries is a whole weeks worth of food. “In 1996, a U.S.
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