“We now live in a world in which more people are obese than underweight, major global analysis reveals.”
By 2025, the UK is projected to have the highest levels of obese women in Europe (38%), followed by Ireland (37%) and Malta (34%). Similar trends are projected in men, with Ireland and the UK again showing the greatest proportion (both around 38%), followed Lithuania (36%). By comparison, 43% of US women and 45% of US men are predicted to be obese in 2025.”
What shocking statistics! Read more details here https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/04/160401074410.htm
The solution is in our hands through a low carbohydrate diet. The challenge is turning peoples eating habits away from eating worthless carbs to eating healthy fats.
Here is a very decadent but simple LCHF (or Banting) lunch for one.
100g of smoked salmon, 50g of full fat cream cheese, a squeeze of lemon juice, a handful of rocket and some freshly ground black pepper. Delicious.