know only about
50% of chemicals present and its safety level
5) Do you really know the harmful effects of
chemical present in junk food?
a) Yes b) no c) others
6) What are the factors influencing the choice of
a) Time b) taste c) changing lifestyles d) influence
hazards, the population should be educated on the harmful effects of the over consumption of this low nutritional value food through TV commercials, newspapers and magazines. Also, health officials should check the nutritional value of the junk food produced by various industries. Taxes on junk...
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...
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...
don’t have time anymore to make lunch or make nutritious snacks from home, so the substitute nutrition for conveince. Many individuals go completely unaware of the harmful effects that the unhealthy food. Merriam-Webster describes junk food as food that is high in calories but low in nutritional...
of harmful ingredients. Most of us are aware of the ill effects of the junk food yet, fail to get over the habit of consuming junk food. It is the number of calories and the huge amounts of detrimental substances present in the junk food that are responsible for the increase of the high triglyceride...
(Submission to the Australian Communications and Media Authority on the Review of Children’s Television Standards, 1997)
The CFAC was formed in 2002 by a group of organisations concerned about the effect of junk food advertising on the health of Australian youth. They aim to improve the overall health...
soft drinks every day in America!
• The average person today consumes more sugar in two weeks than a person a century ago would have eaten in a whole year. That’s a junk food fact!
Harmful Effects of Junk Food
• The regular consumption of junk food is the leading factor in obesity and excess...
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.
Junk Foods thus have little or no health benefits. Nevertheless, the Junk Foods are popular because of their simplicity to manufacture, consume and of course their taste. People prefer to eat them while watching TV and also save themselves a lot of hassles and time.
the rate of childhood obesity and health effects” (“School Lunches”). Schools that sell junk food are asking for students to learn to eat unhealthy. This is in turn, increasing the obesity rate among students in the school, which could be easily be decreased if healthier lunches were served. Even...
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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...
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 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...
the society. It causes a lot of stress which may be so harmful for a person because stress can result in many hideous situations that’s why junk food should be limited and controlled ( Reichert, Robin).
· "Fast Food for Teenagers: Effects of Fast Food...
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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...
heavenly aspects, it can cause devastating effects. Society, including me are constantly eager and tempted to eat these harmful substance, and it is my belief that food advertising on TV should be banned, in order to reduce this.
As we all know, junk food is composed of unhealthy and harmful...
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...
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 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...
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...
-effects of consuming fast food:
1. The characteristic of fast food is to cause a spike in the energy levels and hence luring one back to eat up another makes it even more harmful. This eating pattern is likely to cause aggravated energy levels that fail to come down even at sleep time in the night and...
The purpose of this paper is 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...
Scientists say 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...
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...
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...
breakfast are some of the behaviors we need to stop for a healthy future.
In my speech the harm of over-snacking, consuming lots of junk food, and skipping breakfast will be pointed out along with future effects that threaten our health because of these habits.
I. Over snacking leads people...
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...
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...
chronic illnesses such as diabetes, heart disease and arthritis. You could even have a heart attack.
The high levels of fat and sodium in junk food can cause high blood pressure or hypertension. Excessive dietary sodium can also have a negative effect on renal function, even leading to kidney disease...