A quarter ton
A half a ton
Corn is broken down and out back together.
Corn is made into TV dinners.
Corn is fed to the cows.
A special kind of starch that is used to make instant pudding.
"Food" that your body cannot digest, so it goes right through your body. You do not get calories or fat from it.
3 of every 5 Americans are overweight
1 of every 5 Americans is obese
17% of kids age 6-9 are obese
One in three (YIKES!) children born in 2000 will develop Type 2 diabetes
Each year, from 1971-2006, more children are obese.
That if you put food in pretty packages, people eat more.
That is you out food in bigger packages, people eat more.
That if you make food sweeter, people eat more.
Humans naturally stop eating when they are full.
Humans do not naturally stop eating when they are full
Humans have a built in sweet-tooth
Humans have an instinct to eat a lot of sweet or fatty food
Humans will generally eat more than they should, when they are surrounded by too much high-fat, high calorie food.
Because unhealthy food is cheaper
Because healthy food is cheaper