American "Ideal Weight" Goes Up: Denial or Acceptance?

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Registered: 05-29-2012
American "Ideal Weight" Goes Up: Denial or Acceptance?
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Thu, 11-29-2012 - 11:14am
Gallup shows not only has the average weight of the American gone up, but so has the 'ideal weight' Americans say they want to be. Is this just a coincidence or are we onto something?
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Registered: 01-27-2005
Well, I don't think we should strive to be model skinny-that is just an unhealthy level of thin but American's (including this one) could clearly stand to loose a few pounds.

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