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Our view on obesity: Hooked on junk food
USA Today

“Betcha can’t eat just one” may be a Frito-Lay marketing slogan for potato chips, but, as any dieter can tell you, most junk food creates addict-like behavior — and not just in adults.

Nearly a third of children are overweight or obese, triggering a backlash — most recently Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move imitative to make kids eat better and exercise.