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  • Linda Davis Health Coach

    WHY ARE WE SO SICK? Processed foods have almost completely taken over the diet of Americans. In fact, if you include beverages, baked goods, dairy and processed meats the number is close to 85% of our household food budget for 2012 is spent on processed food. Unfortunately, processed foods are laden with sweeteners, salts, artificial flavors, factory-created fats, colorings, chemicals that alter texture, and preservatives. - discover the power of food

  • Teresa Rene

    What America spends on groceries – between 1962 and 2012 our consumption of fruits and vegetables has grown by 0.1%, but our consumption of processed foods and sweets by 100%. Wash this down with a look at daily diets around the world.

  • Kim Palmer

    The American Diet in One Chart - Breakdown of Money Spent on Groceries (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics.)

  • Jonathan Bailor

    We now spend a much bigger share of our grocery money on processed foods, which includes things like frozen dinners, canned soups and snacks. We spend much less on meat, largely because meat is much cheaper than it was 30 years ago (coming up next). Bureau of Labor Statistics -

  • Howard Wu

    How has American grocery shopping changed in the last 30 years?

  • Gina Tomko

    alternative to pie charts

  • Jamie Marsh

    What is optimal human nutrition? Paleo eating guidelines

  • Lynne Baer

    The #American #diet in one #chart . "Cooking from scratch is cool, and processed food is on the way out. Right? Turns out, processed food is more popular than ever." As well as meat - which is cheaper than it used to be due to further industrialization, so we buy and eat more.

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