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01-05-2013, 01:04 AM
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Originally Posted by buddahsmoka1 View Post
I disagree. While sedentary lifestyles are bad for a number of reasons (ie cardiovascular, poor mental development, higher risk of injury) the number 1 cause of obesity by far is overeating and poor nutrition.

One does not even have to exercise to lose or gain weight, they just need to lower or raise their calorie intake.

How do you account for the differences between Americans in the 1950's-1970's, who ate comparatively fatty, richer foods then, the meatloaf/mashed potatoes/gravy crowd, with pie for dessert and today?

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