St. Louis (KSDK) - On Monday, a report was released that said 42 percent of Americans will be obese by 2030.
Now some are recommending major changes to food companies, farms, schools and taxes.
Jeff Levinson, a University of Missouri student, decided he didn't want to be part of that statistic and made drastic changes in his lifestyle.
Levinson joined NewsChannel 5 First @ 4 along with weight loss coach Charles D'Angelo to talk about the changes he made.
Click the video player above to watch the interview.