Fat is the new thin on television these days

August 24, 2009
by Neal Justin
Minneapolis Star Tribune

More likely, it has something to do with the fact that the big and beautiful will no longer be ignored. According to a study by the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, nearly one-third of all children in 30 states are considered overweight. The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey believes that nearly two-thirds of all American adults should be spending less time at McDonald's and more time at the salad bar.

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