Anti-Obesity Pro Healthy Lifestyle

by Ruben Reynoso

Why is America the fattest country in the world?

Well take a look around? Theres almost a mcdonalds every few blocks away! and thats just Mcdonalds. When more younger kids can easily tell you what the double yellow arches are over what kind of vegetable is green that presents a big problem. More than one third of the American population is obese. If this doesnt set off a big red flag for you then I dont know what will. We need to put a stop to obesity and it starts with the people willing to make a change in their lifestyles.
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The Simple Truth

-Around 3.4 million adults die each year as a result of being overweight or obese.

-42 million children under the age of 5 were overweight or obese

-35% of adults aged 20 and over were overweight in 2008, and 11% were obese.

-Worldwide obesity has nearly doubled since 1980.


As you can see from the facts Obesity is a big issue and not just in America its a global issue now but American is mainly obese. More kids are staying inside playing video games while they take a bite of their hamburger instead of being outside and riding bikes and being active. We need to show people just how serious this is and we need to promote healthy eating and living a active life.

How Can We Stop This?

Well we can start by encouraging people to get off their couches and get active! One very simple fact about obesity is it can be prevented. Also we can promote more healthier ways of living. Instead of promoting hamburgers and unhealthy food to our children that wacth tv we can promote healthy food to them!

All the famous people are healthy!!!

Many famous people eat and live healthy. Dont you want to be just like them? Dont you want to be athletic and fit like Michael Jordan or big and strong like Nfl player Patrick Willis. Dont you want your kids to live a healthy lifestyle free of diabetes and heart disease? Well it starts with being against obesity and being for the more healthier lifestyle.