How Do Food Prices Affect Childhood Obesity?

How Do Food Prices Affect Childhood Obesity?

One of the logical assumptions about the current obesity epidemic is that it is caused by the wide availability of cheap junk food. Obviously, the food industry does not feel this way, and lays the blame elsewhere. The Economic Research … Continue reading

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Infographic: Where Does a Food Dollar Go?

Infographic: Where Does a Food Dollar Go?

The USDA Economic Research Service recently published a report that helps shed the light on the cost of food. Take a look at the interesting statistic above. For every dollar we spend on food, less than 16 cents go to … Continue reading

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