The USA is the fattest nation in the world. We’re number one! We’re number one! It’s also the nation with the most COVID cases. We’re number one! We’re number one!
The two are linked.
Being overweight is a major risk for people infected with the new coronavirus and the United States is particularly vulnerable because of high obesity levels there, France’s chief epidemiologist said on Wednesday.
Professor Jean-François Delfraissy, who heads the scientific council that advises the government on the epidemic, said as many as 17 million of France’s 67 million citizens were seriously at risk from the coronavirus because of age, pre-existing illness or obesity.
The French are lightweights. They don’t even have freedom fries. 17 of 67 million? That’s only 25%. ‘Muricans are three times as fat as the frogs!