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Food Facts

Each day, one in four Americans visits a fast-food restaurant;

French Fries are the most eaten vegetable in America;

Before most children can speak, they can recognize McDonald’s;

It takes seven hours of straight walking to burn off a supersized Coke, fries and Big mac;

One out of every three American children born in 2000 will develop diabetes from poor dietary habits;

69% of Americans are Obese;

Obesity-related illnesses will now kill more Americans than smoking;

The average American teen drinks two or more 12-ounce sodas a day. There are 10 teaspoons of sugar in a single 12-oz soda.

Did you know the US Government considers ketchup a vegetable;

Did you know honey is 70% sweeter than sugar?