Despite increasing poverty and a worsening drug problem, the populace of the Show-Me State continues to expand . . . At least along the waste line.
Here's alternative news helping the fat-shaming effort that might be related to stress eating.
According to consumer data firm WalletHub's new report on 2020's Most Overweight & Obese States in America, Missouri is the tenth fattest on the list of most overweight states. Additionally, Missouri ranks 25th in the percentage of adults that eat less than 1 serving of fruits and vegetables per day, and first in child obesity.