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With obesity epidemic, what’s the best way to get people to eat healthfully?
Washington Post

It’s no secret that the United States has a weight problem, but the numbers are staggering: More than a third of U.S. adults are obese. Cases of heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and stroke — which kill hundreds of thousands each year and are linked to obesity — are set to multiply tenfold between 2010 and 2020. By 2030, the annual medical bill for the nation’s bad eating habits could top $66 billion.