In this photo taken Jan. 20, 2010, Paris Woods, has her waist measured as she takes part in her final session of a 20 month obesity prevention study at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

Lack Of Healthy Food In Impoverished Areas Leads To High Obesity Rates

(MintPress) —  One-third of Americans are obese; another third are overweight. About 26 million Americans have Type 2 diabetes, and another 79 million more are pre-diabetic. Research says that children today have a good chance of becoming the first generation of Americans to die at younger ages than their parents. It’s no secret that obesity […]