Harvard Health Blog
Can super-sizing start with baby bottles?
By: Claire McCarthy, MD, Faculty Editor, Harvard Health Publications As a country, we have a weight problem. A stunning two-thirds of American adults are overweight or obese , putting them at risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and all the other health problems obesity brings. While there are myriad reasons we are getting fatter as a nation, one very real and simple one is that our serving sizes are getting bigger.