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Mexico Obesity

Four Ways Other Countries Are Successfully Tackling Obesity. Take Note, America

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 09.30.2014 | World
Mark Hyman, MD

In 2000, Australia implemented a 10 percent tax on soda, candy and white flour bakery products.

56 Percent Of Adults In This Country Don't Exercise

AP | Posted 03.27.2014 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A new study says that more than half of Mexican adults don't get regular exercise, a worrisome figure in a country with high rate...

Coca-Cola's Mexico Spokesperson Calls Coke ‘Healthy'

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.30.2013 | Latino Voices

Soda producers may have a problem in Latin America. A public interest group has launched a public health campaign this summer aimed at curbing Mex...

Mexico's Soda Lobby Rejects Blame For Rising Obesity

Reuters | Posted 10.08.2013 | Healthy Living

By Luc Cohen MEXICO CITY, Aug 7 (Reuters) - Mexico's soda lobby fought back on Wednesday against those who blame carbonated drinks for...

LOOK: Mexican President Wears Short Shorts While Encouraging Exercise

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.16.2013 | Latino Voices

After hearing the news that Mexico had surpassed the United States as the most obese country in the Americas, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto ra...

And The Fattest Country In The Hemisphere Is...

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.10.2013 | Latino Voices

Mexico has overtaken the United States as the fattest country on this half of the globe, CBS News reports. With a 32.8 percent adult obesity rate,...