By helping consumers make more informed decisions, calorie posting may be desirable even if it fails to reduce calorie intake. But effective policies to deal with obesity will need to involve much more than posting calories. People eat too much because calorie-dense foods are convenient and cheap, with large portion sizes priced to encourage overeating.
Eating by the Numbers - NYTimes.com
We’re in the process of rolling out our Community Health Needs Assessment. Obesity is a major issue for us. 63% of Muskegon County, MI is either overweight or obese.