Diet Industry http://wesa.fm en The Diet Industry is Big Business http://wesa.fm/post/diet-industry-big-business <p>As obesity rates rise in the United States, so too do the amount of citizens <a href="http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/4/prweb10629316.htm">annually</a> attempting to diet. Rebecca Harris, Director of the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship at Chatham University, says <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Health/100-million-dieters-20-billion-weight-loss-industry/story?id=16297197">studies</a> show at any one time, America has an estimated 108 million people on diets.</p><p>She notes that most are women, most make four or five attempts per year to diet and an overwhelming majority are trying to <a href="http://www.webmd.com/diet/exercise-weight-control">lose weight</a> by themselves, without a plan or program.</p><p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 18:38:03 +0000 Katherine Blackley 15903 at http://wesa.fm The Diet Industry is Big Business