Why Americans Eat An Insane Amount Of Food – Business Insider

The average American eats a ton of food each year. Literally — it’s a shade under 2,000 pounds.

Social scientists have provided many explanations for all that eating, including our increasing dependency on restaurant meals and an ongoing love affair with meat.

But one of the most foundational reasons for all that eating is one of the most controllable.

It’s called completion compulsion. -click to read more..

via Why Americans Eat An Insane Amount Of Food – Business Insider.

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One thought on “Why Americans Eat An Insane Amount Of Food – Business Insider

  1. I am beginning to question if there really is hunger in America. I just don’t see anyone starving or emaciated. We don’t know how to manage a few hunger pains except with food. We have too much food at our disposal everywhere and too many visuals to trigger an appetite and hunger. Americans have to rethink what hunger really is.

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