In The USA, Fast Food Makes Up 11% Of The Latino Diet

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A disturbing report has just been released that suggests that fast food makes up 11% of the Latino diet in America, and this trend is wreaking havoc on Latino health.

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Fox News Latino is reporting that although this number is slightly lower than the number from last year (13%), there are some professionals that believe that this number is actually a low-ball — in other words, those that are polled were under-reporting their consumption of fast food — because they recognize that fast food is unhealthy. “If I were a fast food company, I’d say ‘See, we have nothing to do with obesity! Americans are getting 90 percent of their calories somewhere else!'” said Marion Nestle, a nutrition professor at New York University.

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