34% of US Adults and 13 million children are obese.
Heart Disease, Stroke, Type 2 Diabetes and some Cancers are all related to obesity.
Over 150 billion is spent each year treating these obesity-related diseases.
Help is available! Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) working to educate Americans about fruits and vegetables and how they help to fight obesity and disease. Since 1991, PBH has worked to motivate people to eat more fruits and vegetables to improve their health.
Our consumer education brand, Fruits & Veggies-More Matters, is known by almost 50% of shoppers, is used by educators in schools and classrooms, by the medical community and by public health professionals such as dietitians to help remind Americans to eat healthy and fight back against obesity. To learn more, visit www.PBHFoundation.org and www.FruitsandVeggiesMoreMatters.org. Follow Fruits & Veggies-More Matters on Facebook or Twitter.