What The Obesity Epidemic Costs Us [Infographic] – Forbes

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There are some expenses involved with being overweight – the most logical of which is increased medical costs.   But did you know Americans spend more than $4 billion a year in increased gas costs because of our weight?

Source: http://www.forbes.com/sites/bethhoffman/2012/08/16/what-the-obesity-epidemic-costs-us-infographic/

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