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It's time we eat healthy for ourselves, our future

August 26, 2012
Opelika-Auburn News (Alabama)

 

We’ve been warned before, not that we cared.

For the second consecutive year, Alabama is ranked as the second-fattest state in America. According to the report “F as in Fat: How obesity is threatening America’s future,” a whopping 31.6 percent of Alabamians are obese. The annual report, sponsored by the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, also stated that two-thirds of Alabama adults are at least overweight, if not obese.

 

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