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<ol><li> 1. OBESITY </li><li> 2. OBESITY RATES DOUBLE Since the 70s obesity rates have doubled. 65% of females have a chance of being obese. 71% of males have a risk of being obese or having an unhealthy BMI. </li><li> 3. WHAT DOESYOUR DEMOGRAPHIC SAY ABOUTYOUR HEALTH? Researchers have found higher obesity rates prevalent in certain demographics. For example Females and African Americans are much more likely to be obese. </li><li> 4. LIFE EXPECTANCY Due to the eating habits of Americans , they have a lower life expectancy than the rest of the developed world.The US. Ranks number 27th for life expectancy. </li><li> 5. EAT THE MEDITERRANEAN WAY Research shows that people who follow the Mediterranean diet are healthier and live longer. </li><li> 6. THE FUNDAMENTALS Eat more berries and nuts. Replace red meat with fish and poultry. Reduce your portion sizes. Base your meals on the fruits, nuts, and grains. </li><li> 7. BENEFITS Lowered risk of cancer. Lowered risk of heart disease. Lowered risk of Parkinson's disease. A better looking and feeling body. </li><li> 8. SOURCES Frac.com www.alternate.org www.everydayhealth .com www.mayoclinic.org Personal expert Cameron Corbat ( Dietetics student at CMU) </li></ol>