Our fat future: Americans are getting fatter [INFOGRAPHIC]
People worldwide are getting fatter. Orca fat. We are being fed processed foods in our schools and restaurants, and we continually get the procrastinator perspective about healthy eating… I’ll eat better tomorrow. Healthy Meal Experts brings us this infographic looking at the weighty issue we are facing in the world, and especially in North America. Soon our world could start looking like the second half of Wall-E…
- Men and women are roughly 25 pounds heavier on average now than in the 1960s
- Americans spent $6 Billion on fast food in 1970
- In 2000 they spent more than $110 Billion!
- There’s been a 400% increase in consumption of high fructose corn syrup since 1970