New projections are showing that approximately three quarters of millennials will be overweight or obese by the time they reach 40. Millennials will be the most overweight generation on record.
Recent research by Cancer Research UK shows that six million Britons who came of age around the millennium are more likely than baby boomers to have a weight problem. Among baby boomers it was approximately 54 per cent that were overweight, compared with a suggested 74 per cent of millennials.
Obesity is now the second leading cause of cancer, second only to smoking and millennials are in for future health problems if lifestyle habits aren’t going to change soon. And despite new health food trends the problem of obesity...