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Author`s name Dmitry Sudakov

Obesity Conquers Moscow, Threatens to Beat USA and Mexico - Comments

Over 38% of Muscovites are overweight, which is twice as many as 12 years ago. Globalization of nutrition is one of the main reasons of the growing disease. Muscovites choose transnational hamburgers over their traditional cuisine. Developing supermarkets brought more frozen foods, meats, canned foods and sweets. Foreign foods had long stopped being exotic, and local nutritional traditions get eliminated. Sushi and pizza became a regular food choice for Moscow clerks

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