Breaking My Lunch Break in America
Author: Reginaldo Gomes
Program of Study: PhD in Molecular Engineering, Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering (PME)
Description: Research has found that more than half of Americans spend less than 30min on lunch break. As a Brazilian who recently moved to Chicago, I’ve been experiencing this in a firsthand. Why is the lunch break in America so short? What are the impacts on our health?
- Average lunch-break time in America and different countries.
- American perception about lunch break (OnePoll and Eggland’s Best).
- Relation of lunch break time and impacts on health.