6 Fast-Food Facts That Will Make You Put Down That Burger

Americans are more overweight than ever before. Sedentary lifestyles and poor diet is to blame.

The convenience of fast food is also a factor. Morbid obesity increases the potential for diabetes, heart disease, and early death. Obese people pay about 40% more for medical care services than a normal-sized person.

Never mind the cost of the food itself! Here are some unsavory fast-food facts that can help you gain the strength to drive by that drive-through.