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CNN Press Release with links

A recent survey by the Food Marketing Institute and Prevention magazine

showed that many Americans consider themselves health conscious, but almost as many say they are frustrated by conflicting advice about good nutrition. More than half of the respondents said they are tired of

experts telling them what foods are good or bad for them. The report says most people surveyed first considered fat, then calories. Others mentioned sugar and chemical additives. The CDC is particularly concerned about obesity among youth, which has more than doubled over the past 30 years, according to Dr. David Satcher. People ranging in age from 2 to 18 eat much more fat than recommended by the CDC.