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Understanding the McEpidemic of Obesity in the U.S.

30 Sep


We are a nation of fat people. That makes us less healthy and more expensive to care for. Looking at the map above, which shows places based on their distance from a McDonald’s restaurant–brighter equals closer–you might begin to understand why. The black background actually depicts our fast food nation as an island awash in a sea of Pepsi-Cola.

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Posted by on September 30, 2009 in Uncategorized

 

One response to “Understanding the McEpidemic of Obesity in the U.S.

  1. Dan Wilson

    February 22, 2010 at 12:29 am

    Hi Brad,I'm in RTP too and I'm giving a presentation in a week or two on health. I'd love to use this McDonalds map in my presentation. How would you feel about me using it exactly as you have it, attribution intact?Dan Wilsonhttp://nodans.com

     

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