August 15, 1990

American Public Riveted To News of Iraq and Saudi Arabia

Report Summary

In a nation bombarded by a steady stream of new diets, health conscious cookbooks, physical fitness, low-fat foods and cholesterol tests, many Americans still say they are overweight and only a small number rate their physical condition and health as excellent. Fighting the battle of the bulge as well as the urge to exercise continues to be a constant challenge for American adults.

Cite this publication: “American Public Riveted To News of Iraq and Saudi Arabia.” Pew Research Center, Washington, D.C. (August 15, 1990) http://www.people-press.org/1990/08/15/american-public-riveted-to-news-of-iraq-and-saudi-arabia/, accessed on July 23, 2014.