What Can The French Teach Us About Healthy Eating?

Bonjour mes amis. J'aime le chocolat and les pains au chocolat.

I'm not sure that's exactly what French citizens would say, because they are a pretty healthy nation. Their levels of obesity are a good deal lower and diabetes is not so prevalent, despite the fact they eat real butter, cheese and other artery enemies. Why might this be? Is taking a two hour lunch break for a salad, crusty bread roll and glass of...