According to the LA Times, 18.2% of premature deaths in the US between 1986 and 2006 were linked to overweight. This is a huge jump from the 5% originally cited by many researchers.
Poor diet and heavily processed foods are a major culprit in the obesity epidemic. While fresh leafy greens and lean meats are great for healthy weight maintenance, many seniors find that they don't have the energy or time to prepare such foods.
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