Tag Archives: Slate

U.S. could save $158 billion in 10 years through weight loss

October 1, 2013

0 Comments

fat-person

In a 2012 study by the Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation found that if obesity trends fell as a result of reducing the average adult body mass index (BMI) by 5 percent, millions of Americans could be spared from serious health problems and the country could save $29.8 billion in […]

Continue reading...