BACKGROUND AND AIM:Junk foods are rich in calories, salt and fats.
Excess consumption of junk foods would
lead rise to wide variety of health disorders.
The aim of the present study was to know
about junk food habits of students, their
ingredients, nutritive value...
Effects of junk food
Napoleon Bonaparte once said, ”A man’s palate can, in time, become accustomed to anything.”Hundreds of millions of people buy junk food every day without giving it much thought, unaware of the subtle and not so subtle ramifications of their purchases. As the name suggests, junk...
Junk Food Is Addictive
Junk food like soda pop, candy, donuts, and chips are addictive. Most teenagers, young adults, and children in America are addicted to junk food because they tend to crave sweet and salty things because it tastes good. People are addicted to junk food because...
to show the negative effects of eating a lot of junk food. There are several negative effects because of eating junk food without having control. There are three main negative effects which they are getting obesity because of the high amount of sugar and trans fat in the junk food, having diabetes later...
that junk food is harmful to people's health. Some say the way to ask people to eat less fast food is to educate them, while others say education does not work. Discuss both sides and give your own opinion.
The past 50 years have seen a dramatic increase in the availability of the junk food because...
December 14, 2013
How Fast Food Effects Teenagers
Studies predict that if current trends continue in the fast food industry, one in three U.S. adults will have diabetes by 2050 (Schlosser.) Fast food has given Americans unhealthy choices to consume and needs to stop. Children and teenagers are also...
Junk Food: A Slow Poison
Junk food may be affordable and delicious, yet it is deadly. Examples of junk food include burger, pizza, hot dog, tacos, fries, biscuits, cookies, and soft drinks. Today many people are addicted to junk food. They grab junk food without planning to or making many decisions...
The first effect of eating Junk Food is its impact on energy levels. Many people skip breakfast and other important meals choosing instead to grab a quick snack or soft drink.
Junk Food is an informal term for food that is of little nutritional value and often high in fat, sugar, and calories. 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...
Traditions has been changed since the western food had reached to the GCC, according to Topics-mag.com (2007) "Many people feel fast food plays a big role in changing the traditional diets of cultures worldwide". The obesity is a global problem, that it impacted by the bad influence from the globalization...
overweight, 1/3 of which are considered obese. Coincidently, Australia not only has the most overweight children, it also has the highest proportion of junk food advertising on commercial television (Chapman et. al, 2006; Morton, 1990; Morton et. al., 2005).
In the period between 1985 and 1997 the number...
April 21, 2013
People today are becoming addicted to fast food without realizing the effects. Anywhere you go know, you will find a fast food store next to you, which is harming for children all around the world; most children now live and grow up on fast food. By eating junk food, which is filled...
Junk food is considered an unhealthy food which only contains a small amount of nutrients, or provides much more energy than body needs. Examples of junk food include frozen desserts, hamburgers, pizzas, carbonated beverages...
Genetically Modified Foods
For thousands of years people have gotten fruits, vegetables, and meats from natural sources. The crops had to be grown and cultivated, and the animals needed to be bred in order to produce enough for consumption. Plants can be naturally crossed...
in modern society, it might be too late to gain awareness and understanding of every ingredient. In the last hundred years, the amount of processed foods in the average U.S. diet has grown a drastic 70% (Rysdall). Coinciding with the increase in processing, the amount of ingredients in products often...
Americans are getting nearly 40% of their calories from junk food such as soft drinks, sweets, salty snacks, hamburgers, and other kinds of take out food (Contributing Factors). It is difficult for them to escape the temptation of consuming fast foods because they are constantly bombarded with advertising...
You must wonder why junk food is bad for you, because it’s delicious, cheap and easy to consume. There is nothing wrong with eating at fast food restaurants, but you really need to think about what you are eating. Actually, as the name suggests, junk food is just pure junk. While it tastes great, it...
“Junk food and Teens of today”
Teenagers today are becoming addicted to junk food without realizing the effects. As they have been surrounded by junk food all of their lives so it is really the only type of food that they have ever known. Junk foods are nothing but those which only have a high amount...
time ago, people ate foods that are very good for their health. They ate foods that do not contain chemicals, preservatives, artificial colors, and artificial flavors. People also had a lot of time to cook their own foods. Therefore those people were not been affected by the food that they ate, because...
August 22, 2012
Junk Food Effects on Teenagers
Recently people especially teenagers consume a lot of junk food in their daily lives. The consumption of junk food is guaranteed destructive to our health, but most of the teens still do not realize its effect until they are actually affected...
Should junk food advertising be banned on TV?
Over the years, junk food businesses have grown and expand to be one of the successful and leading commerce. Personally, I believe that junk food is one of the many extravagant foods. It may be delicious, savory and tempting but despite all those heavenly...
genetic engineering in agriculture are increased crop yields, reduced costs for food or drug production, reduced need for pesticides, enhanced nutrient composition and food quality, resistance to pests and disease, greater food security, and medical benefits to the world's growing population. Advances have...
The disadvantages of fast food
These days people, instead of eating home cooked foods become advocate of fast foods. fast food are some foods like pizza, burgers, sandwiches, French fries that are prepared and served quickly, outside homes and have little or no nutrient value but instead are loaded...
1. Filling your diet with junk food causes an array of problems in your body. Junk food is often high in sugar, fat and calories, while providing very few nutrients. You can treat yourself to some ice cream or your favorite candy bar once in awhile, but keep your portions to a minimum.
Fast food saves effort and time of cooking a meal at home. It suits completely into the fast moving life of a working individual. elevated amounts of fats and salt in junk food are raising worries about their adversary effect on health. In this article, let us debate the benefits and drawbacks of junk...
Effects of Gadgets
Posted Date: 28-Aug-2010
Last Updated: 28-Aug-2010
Author: Fiyaz Ahmed
Member Level: Gold
Electronic Gadgets are becoming a part of our day to day activities. These gadgets make our work easier and some used to get connected...
Everybody knows that junk food and fatty snacks are unhealthy. Health research has proven that junk food and fatty snacks are harmful to human body. They have negative effects to our health such as obesity, heart attack and low bone strength among other effects. Recently, food processors and restaurants...
started selling junk food and fast food to the students. Junk food and fast food is known for causing obesity among people all around the world. As Dubai Health Authority (DHA) public relation agency we will try to raise awareness about the harmful effects of junk food and fast food on people especially...
EFFECTS OF EATING JUNK FOODS
“A journey to a thousand pounds begins with a single burger.”- Chris O’Brien. Ironic but true, right? And this saying doesn’t just apply to a burger, but to all foods similar to it -- and we know that these foods are the well-known junk foods. From the word itself, ‘junk’...
Benefits of Volunteering
A fact sheet by Davila and Mora investigates the effect of school required community service on academic performance. The authors found positive links between the two, providing solid research for community...