Monday, June 11, 2012

Is Rising Obesity a Product of Income Inequality and Economic Insecurity? - Wall Street Pit

Is Rising Obesity a Product of Income Inequality and Economic Insecurity? - Wall Street Pit

Is Rising Obesity a Product of Income Inequality and Economic Insecurity?Wall Street PitIn the past several years some researchers have advanced an alternative hypothesis that blames rising income inequality and/or economic insecurity (see here, here, here, here). These are said to increase stress, which in turn prompts overeating.

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