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Tackling the weighty issue of obesity

The Fattening Of America: How the Economy Makes Us Fat, If It Matters, And What to Do About It. By Eric A Finkelstein and Laurie Zuckerman, Wiley, €22.20

15th March, 2008

The Fattening Of America: How the Economy Makes Us Fat, If It Matters, And What to Do About It. By Eric A Finkelstein and Laurie Zuckerman, Wiley, €22.20

Two-thirds of all American adults are either overweight or obese - and, these days, as reflected in a growing number of health surveys and government reports, obesity has become very much an Irish problem too. From rock ‘n’ roll to type II diabetes, it seems that a...

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