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Is air pollution making us fat? Children who live in smog-filled cities are more drawn to fatty foods as adults, study finds

Living in smog-filled cities as children can make us eat fattier foods as adults, a new study finds.  Researchers say that high levels of particles from power plants and exhaust systems was linked to an increased risk of eating a high trans-fat diet by 34 percent.  They also found that the increased levels made people more likely to eat dinner at fast food restaurants rather than at home.  Read more...

 

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