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Scientific American

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Food for Sale Everywhere Fuels Obesity Epidemic

May 13th, 2015

Episode 250 of 599 episodes

A study from the National Bureau of Economic Research blames 40 percent of the rise in obesity on the ubiquity of supercenters, warehouse clubs and restaurants. Gretchen Cuda Kroen reports

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