As is the case with everything dieting around the world can have some surprising and fascinating variations depending on where you go. While more than one in three American adults are obese, being overweight is hardly something that occurs exclusively in the United States.
Some countries, such as Japan and India, have exceptionally low obesity rates. That said, there are other countries where they are considerably higher than the U.S., even within the Americas. This helps to explain why dieting around the world can look very different from one place to the next. Continue reading