Thursday, August 17, 2006

More People Fat Than Undernourished

The number of overweight people in the world now outnumbers the number of malnourished people for the first time, according to a leading nutritionist.

There are now over one billion overweight people worldwide, compared to 800 million who are undernourished, said Professor Barry Popkin of the University of North Carolina.

1 Comments:

Blogger skateboardingmom said...

Damn, thats crazy!!! Why are people still overeating when there is so much info on healthy diets avaliable????

8:25 PM  

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