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  • briya2022 briya2022 Aug 3, 2012 12:34 PM Flag

    Diabetes epidemic = Skyrocketing profits for DVA

    SAD BUT TRUE!!


    Recent studies link pesticide residues and chemical additives like MSG in processed foods and restaurant fare to hormone disruption and obesity. No wonder 60% percent of Americans are either overweight or obese. One in every three children born since the year 2000 will develop diabetes in their lifetime. Diet-related obesity, diabetes, and heart disease are now the nation's number one public health problem, generating an estimated $150 billion in health care costs every year. Millions of youth and adults have literally become addicted to the chemically enhanced junk food served in fast food restaurants, school lunchrooms, and institutional cafeterias. In 1972, U.S. consumers spent three billion dollars a year on fast food - today we spend more than $110 billion.

    Learn more: http://www.naturalnews.com/035164_obesity_diabetes_junk_food.html#ixzz22V9d8C1b

 
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