“Choose well balanced and delicious meals from the McDonalds menu by mixing and matching choices each and every time you visit.” It is no wonder that 60% of Americans are obese! Fast food promotes their foods being nutritious, leaving behind that its junk food high in fat, sugar, salt and low in vitamins. There foods may taste delicious, but they are not healthy.
Its clear fast food restaurants are part of the problem for obesity today, It is a health problem that does not discriminate, it effects all ages and genders. That is why 60% of Americans are now obese that is approximately 1 out of 4 people. Not to mention statewide 26% of school children are now overweight according to ________in_____________, roughly being about 1.6 million children. Obesity is increasing rapidly and it is becoming more and more of a nationwide health concern to any.
Obesity is beginning to kill more people than cigarettes smoking according to the article “It’s Portion Distortion That Makes America Fat” by Shannon Brownlee. That is because obesity links to a greater risk of developing life-altering diseases such as heart failure, hypertension, type II diabetes, cancer, and more disease. Sadly even the little ones will have the same risks 1 out of 3 children will develop diabetes type 2 in minorities 1 out of 2 children. Children will even develop sleep apnea, and respiratory illness, these disease where known only to affect adults.
Fast food knows that there foods are dangerous, since when is treating scrap meat with ammonium hydroxide considered healthy? The same kind of chemical that is found in fertilizers, household cleaners, and explosives, is in the meat we eat from fast food. Shockingly even super market meat is dangerous now, because the same factories making fast food meat makes meat for our local stores. Once again another sham! Your meat doesn’t come from a farm as you see in the pictures of the product you are buying. It comes from a factory, where everything is...