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Childhood Obesity According to a study should first educate the parents and then children to reduce the junk food. The quick answer to the problem, however, may come directly from the European culture. In fact, the old continent, people seem to eat not because they have to, but because eating is one of the founding values of their culture.
"Your children are obese? We take them there "
What the Americans really do not understand is that the "real" food - because the "fake" is what is sold in fast food - in addition to being healthier, it gives more satisfaction. In fact in France, as here we have, of course, cooking is one of the most deeply rooted traditions and this leads us to look with a critical eye on the shelves of supermarkets preferring a sack of potatoes to peel rather than a bag of chips.
At school with the anti-flesh menu
With difficulty, then, we find a French (or Italian) who does not know the names of at least three different cheeses and their regions of origin, this is because the food is traditional for us Europeans, and the tradition is observed also on the amount of food that we buy.
Americans tend, instead, to consume more than they should, which is why fast food portions have existed for a long maxi. Larger portions simply means more food on the plate and less control of our stomach can not eat until you are full, but as long as there are things in the pot.
To be truly European in terms of food is not enough, then eat a croissant or drink a strong coffee in the morning. In fact, we must think not only what you eat, but also the entire process: from where comes the dish and how you want to taste, however, suggest in the company because the food is made to be consumed
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