Are Low-Income People Fat Because They Are Poor?
I watched a hidden camera TV show on ABC News called “What Would You Do?”. The television program suggests that to curb the obesity epidemic in America you must first eradicate poverty. Are poverty-stricken people overweight because they lack sufficient money?
The story’s message or life lesson was that an unhealthy diet costs less money than healthy eating and that’s why people living below the poverty line are fat or, I guess, fatter than people living in middle-class.
Are low-income people fat because they are poor?