Yes, over-eaters spread their infectious food craving to others, at least that is what a revealing U.S. obesity map shows. More than 35% of Americans living in Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi and West Virginia are overweight. Only 20% of people living in Colorado were overweight. [Daily Mail UK Sept 1, 2016] While obesity appears to be geographical its overlay is poverty. The same States that have more overweight citizens are the lowest income in the U.S. [Advisor Perspectives] Cheap food may be the problem.