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...
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...
12 February, 2013
Should Junk Food Be Taxed
Do you ever feel like you have weird cravings? Like French fries or ice cream? Have you ever wondered how they’re so harmful and why hundreds of people die from obesity everyday? I think the government should put a tax on junk food because it could help our...
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...
Fast foods...Junk foods...Processed foods. All have taken permanent residence in our lives. They're tasty, hassle-free and some of the best 'anytime' snacks that always have at least a couple of takers. No wonder then that they are so popular. While junk foods are present everywhere in society, it remains...
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...
is really useful to induce sleep.
Proper sleeping habit is definitely the top answer when it comes to growing one’s height naturally.
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2. Regular Exercise and Sports:
One of the best tips to grow height naturally is by being physically fit and active...
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...
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...
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...
Education and It’s Purpose
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The Effects of Advertising on the Youth of Today
By Crystal Lassen, eHow Contributor
Advertisements, whether on television or in print, may affect your children more than you realize. It is estimated...
Fast food nutrition should make up a minimal part of a healthy diet. Fast foods and junk foods are high in fat, sodium and sugar, which can lead to obesity and a range of attendant health problems, including diabetes, heart disease and arthritis. Here are the facts about how excessive junk food consumption...
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...
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...
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...
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Healthy Eating 2
While eating exceptional tasting unhealthy foods satisfy people’s taste buds, it does not improve overall health or avoid expensive doctor visits. Hospital bills and doctor visits can cost thousands...
prevents the polluted air from escaping, causing a substantial greenhouse effect.
The effects of Mexico City’s pollution include poor visibility, headaches, obesity and other health problems, and standard of living. Many of these effects are shared by the citizens of the U.S, for example, obesity. In the...
statement: eating a lot of junk food, snacking all the time, and skipping breakfast are bad habits people especially young adults should stop.
We are all unintentionally hurting our body and our health on a daily basis by some of our eating patterns. Food and Agriculture organization...
Junk food is a term applied to some foods which are perceived to have little or no nutritional value, or to products considered unhealthy to consume at all. They are typically ready-to-eat convenience foods containing high levels of saturated fats, salt/ sugar and little or no fruit, vegetables or dietary...
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...
I also need to look at is the definition of a ‘throw-away’ society, which is based around how we purchase goods both for necessary reasons (such as food and fuel) as well as unnecessary purposes (such as sweets and beauty products), and also the amount of rubbish and waste that is created by these consumers...
Is fast food as harmful to our health as some think?
Junk food is food that is high in calories and low nutrients. Nowadays most people prefer fast food, though it’s unhealthy and causes endless health problems. And the reason behind this is that this food is convenient, delicious and...
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...
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...
and what it is doing to the earth. The main reason that we need to try to stop so much air pollution is that is causes health problems, green house effect and global warming.
Some many people talk about we need to save our air but why do we keep on pollution the air even more. Air pollution is...
Junk Food: Not always easy to swallow
Digesting junk food facts can take a strong stomach. Here are a few facts to chew on before your crack open another can of coke …
Junk Food Advertising
• The food industry spends over $33 billion per year in the US alone to advertise food products that...
teenagers are learning at school and how it affects their lives. These lunches can in turn, affect what students eat outside of school in a potentially harmful way. School cafeteria lunches serve meals that can potentially be dangerous to one’s health. Including healthier lunches or not in cafeterias can...
The term junk food itself defines to the foods that do no good to your body and they are completely unimportant to the body. Junk foods have no or very less nutritional value and irrespective of the way they are marketed, they are not healthy to consume.
Most of them are high in saturated fats and...