Why Americans Eat An Insane Amount Of Food - Business Insider

The average American eats a ton of food each year. Literally — it's a shade under 2,000 pounds.

Social scientists have provided many explanations for all that eating, including our increasing dependency on restaurant meals and an ongoing love affair with meat.

But one of the most foundational reasons for all that eating is one of the most controllable.

It's called completion compulsion. -click to read more..

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