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Obesity Documentary Summary

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In my opinion, the documentary's most important contribution to the debate on obesity is how socioeconomic status and location are related to it. Socioeconomic status is directly related to obesity because the lower income status you have, the more likely you will be suffering from obesity. They said that every one out of three children is obese and they are part of a family of four, who earn less than $25000. This is understandable because the parents of the poor families are earning money to pay for rent and utilities, so they are more likely to buy cheap foods with more calories and the high priced fruits and vegetables. Also, poor neighborhood tends to have more fast food restaurants than supermarkets. For example, Philadelphia had no
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