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Podcast: Tim Noakes Discusses Obesity and Food Addiction

Challenging BeliefsKgomotso Matsunyane discussed the growing obesity rate in South Africa with Tim Noakes, author of Challenging Beliefs, on Talk Radio 702.

Noakes says that if you are overweight it is because of one reason: a food addiction, which he says is usually to high-carbohydrate, sugar-laden foods. The processed food industry has done what the tobacco industry did, he said, designing products which are highly addictive. Listen to the full discussion:

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