16 Apr '12, 2am

Weight of the world — 1.6 billion of Earth's population overweight - Today's

Approximately 1.6 billion of the planet’s population are now overweight. Horatia harrod and Fred Mitting compile a guide to the countries helping to tip the scales America (70.8 per cent overweight) According to a study from Yale University, five per cent of Americans would rather lose a limb than be obese. The majority, however, don’t appear to have a choice, and their country is becoming increasingly adept at making life comfortable for them. Boston Emergency Services in 2011 unveiled an ambulance for the obese. The vehicle is equipped with a stretcher that can hold 850lb and a hydraulic lift with a 1,000lb capacity to ensure the safety of the sick and stem back injuries among crews hoisting hefty patients. Brylane Home, a US retailer, offers an extensive selection of extra-wide and reinforced chairs, along with high-capacity scales and extra-large “Big John” loo seats. ...

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