As the American dietary evils spread around the world it is no wonder there is an explosion in overweight and obesity among the global population – a trend that is predicted to continue unless drastic measures are taken.
Of course there are other contributing factors such as increasing TV viewing, computer games aimed at a wider audience, accessible transportation (cheaper cars), baby boomers retiring and becoming less active. All these things are great but it’s doing damage to people’s health as is evident from the increase in weight related diseases such as diabetes and heart disease.
Much of the fault for the growth in health related issues fall squarely on the food industry and many of their practices must be curbed. As the need to increase the bottom-line grows they have to find new markets which means they have to go beyond the borders of this country.
The impact on the world market is now being felt in Europe and places like India and China.
If you care about your health and fitness then it’s time to take charge of your health. Adopt a helpful diet and start an exercise program that will give you quality of life now and well into the future.
The following article points out some troubling facts on Europe’s obesity crisis.