Linda Ohr

Linda Milo Ohr

The March 4, 2002, issue of Time Magazine listed some interesting statistics in its “For the Record” column: 3,800 is the number of calories produced everyday by the food industry for each person in the United States; 2,500 is the number of calories needed everyday by the average adult male; and 35 is the percentage of adult Americans who are overweight.

A calcium ingredient for clear beverages was introduced at the show. It can fortify juice, enhanced waters, and other clear beverages.The weight issue has grown into a major health issue in the U.S. The government is even acknowledging the need for Americans to improve their he…

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Linda Milo Ohr is a food scientist and writer based in Highlands Ranch, Colo. ([email protected]).
Linda Ohr