Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, July 19th, 2004
Government health agencies often lump all degrees of overweight together, noting for instance that over 60% of Americans are too heavy. But more than half of these people - roughly one-third of all Americans and 800 million people worldwide - are overweight but not obese.
Riding to the mall one Saturday, Joanne Ikeda's younger sister turned to her and asked, out of nowhere, "Do you know...
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