FAT tells the far-fetched however fully true historical past of how our nation grew to become so unhealthy. In 1970, simply over 1.5 million folks had been identified with Diabetes in the US. Now over 30 million have Diabetes. What’s much more alarming is that 100 million folks, 1 in 3, have Diabetes or are Pre-Diabetic. This isn’t to say the 40% of the inhabitants which are overweight. How is that this doable with the continuous circulation of recent diets, train machines and our normal obsession with well being and weight reduction? We’re as unhealthy as ever. The reality is that we have now just about had the whole lot fully upside-down and backwards. FAT traces an in depth historical past spanning 150 years to indicate how misinformation and outright lies have grow to be “reality.”