Originally Posted by Golden1
I like to think it isnt that people are gaining more weight, perhaps what is considered overweight may have changed. I think we all look like our mothers, therefore, our mother's weren't skinny minnys, either!!
Plus you can't just go by average weight. With improved nutrition people are getting taller, so you'd expect them to weigh more. In my family my generation is much taller than my older aunts, uncles, grandparents, etc. Same gene pool, but notably different heights.