More government support needed for better diet for the Pacific


Health authorities say the Pacific is now ranked as the fattest region in the world.

It’s all blamed on a major diet change…. traditional fare such as fish and coconuts have been replaced by huge “paint tin size” cans of processed and chemical laden corned beef, turkey, meat loaf and Spam.

via Radio Australia:Pacific Beat:Story:More government support needed for better diet for the Pacific – WHO.