More than 60% of Americans are said to be overweight. A panel joins Diane to discuss obesity trends in this country and the effort on the part of some to blame the fast food industry.

Guests

  • Margo Wootan director of nutrition policy at the Center for Science in the Public Interest.
  • Alison Kretzer Grocery Manufacturers of America
  • Greg Critser author of "Fat Land: How Americans Became The Fattest People On Earth"

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Friday News Roundup – International

Friday, Sep 23 2016A fragile truce in Syria appears to be crumbling after new airstrikes in Aleppo. More than 100 migrants are reported drowned after a boat capsizes off the Egyptian coast. And the U.S. allows Boeing to sell passenger planes to Iran. A panel of journalists joins guest host Amy Walter for analysis of the week's top international news stories.