In the U.S., posted a report received from its creators, the title «Very thick to wage war.» It military and experts say overweight American boys is direct danger of the army and, as follows, for national security. In fact observed in the States, «epidemic» childhood obesity can lead to the fact that some will soon put under the gun «Uncle Sam.»
Burdened by unnecessary kilograms Yankees military age rapidly grows. Every fourth possible «recruit» suffers overweight and not fit for military service. The mere fact that the number of obese Yankees in age from 17 to 24 years has exceeded 25 percent, seriously undermines the mobilization plans for the Pentagon in the event of severe conflict, experts say. Together with other limiting set up for military service factors, for example, criminal «winning» many young Yankees and shortcoming of education, obesity, «eats» up to 75 percent of possible recruits who simply can not accept the ranks of the U.S. Army. Moreover, many of those who still wears the same camouflage and shoulder straps must eventually take additional courses sport before you start to learn the basics of military service. While overweight in troops, celebrate the creators of the report, leads to an increase in the number of non-combat injuries and losses in personnel.
Only the difficulties associated with honey service «razdobrevshih» soldiers and officers, the U.S. Defense Department spends about 1 billion dollars per year, calculated spices. Ultimately, the U.S. authorities to urgently invited to deal with a very high calorie meal South American kids eat in schools. «Clear our schools from a cheap food and the patient — this is a trivial step to follow in an attempt to overcome the crisis of childhood obesity» — write the report authors.