Americans Unhealthy Choice of Eating

According to the info graphic, ordinary Jane’s and Joe’s consume 85.5 pounds worth of fats and oils in their regular diet. They get this from the fast food joints that they often eat from, which makes it unhealthy. A portion of the American income, specifically 10% of it goes to fast food every year.

Unhealthy eating, coupled with a sedentary lifestyle poses people at risk for obesity, which can later on lead to heart problems. There is also a 47% increase risk for cancer because of unhealthy choice of eating and lifestyle. Some of the cancer that you can get from being obese includes breast cancer, thyroid cancer, esophageal cancer, colorectal cancer, kidney cancer, gallbladder cancer, and pancreatic cancer, among many others.