Published Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, 4:04 pm
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While global capitalism has benefitted our world in many ways, it has created some paradoxes. One of them is that while 800 million people have less food than they need, there are 700 million obese people.
Obesity is expected to be the new normal in America. A new study found that by the time today’s kids reach 35 years of age, more than 50% of them will be obese. This is a very alarming statistic, because obesity is the root of many illnesses, from heart disease to cancer.
The number of overweight and obese people in the US is worryingly high. And many people who are affected by this health condition understand all too well they need to do something to get their lives back on track. But losing weight is not an easy task. It requires knowledge, willpower, and money. It can therefore be overwhelming, and often times, the results are dismal.
One program that has joined the efforts to fight the obesity epidemic is Nutrisystem. This program helps people dealing with excess weight lose the extra pounds in a healthy manner without the hustle of counting calories and laboring for hours shopping and preparing healthy meals in their kitchen. Since…