Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by marking them offensive. You will crave certain fast foods at different points of the day when your blood sugar levels are too low, such as your coffee and donut in the morning or your triple fudge sundae for dessert. In an award-winning science project, 12-year-old Floridian Jasmine Roberts compared the bacterial content in ice water and toilet water from fast-food restaurants. Americans also spend billions a year on fast food alone. Also, weight gain and blood sugar spikes often go together, just as obesity and diabetes. In particular, according to research conducted on rats, a week of daily fast food consumption caused memory impairment in test subjects. Claim: Solar power has the potential to become the United States main supply of energy and replace are needs for more conventional and harmful forms of power generation.
This stuff is also high in refined carbohydrates, which can lead to fluctuations in blood sugar. Again, as compared to eating home cooked meals, fast food is way more expensive because you are paying for accessibility and convenience. Treatment advice is to slow down, separate fluids from food, make the bite-size small and chew really well before swallowing. The high calories in fast food are accompanied by low nutritional content. For the same year, the median sodium content of all menu items was 355 milligrams.
America may have evolved into a fast food nation, or really a fat food nation. Junk food contains high levels of cholesterol and triglyceride, which builds up in your body over time and will eventually lead to obesity and heart problems. Not only will it burn a whole in your pocket, but it has huge consequences to your overall health as well. Unhygienic Found mostly on streets, cooked in an open place, fast food is anything but hygienic. When it comes to fast food, you really wind up paying with your long-term health.
See, in many cases, fast food is highly processed and contains large amounts of carbohydrates, , unhealthy fats and sodium. For many companies, that strategy has paid off. Hitting up the drive-thru seems like the best option — but we promise you, it's really not. Compounds like ammonium hydroxide can damage e. Or your blood sugar is low and you need an energy boost.
Put utensils down between each mouthful. The lack of positive media visibility and the impact of the gross video soon tore their carefully built brand image to pieces in a matter of days. Despite efforts to raise awareness and make Americans smarter consumers, one found that the amount of , , and in fast-food meals remains largely unchanged. All information on this site carries only informative and not recommendatory character. .
If you have congestive heart failure, cirrhosis, or kidney disease, too much salt can contribute to a dangerous buildup of fluid. Low food quality It doesn't take an expert to see that most fast-food chains don't use the highest quality of ingredients. A typical meal and some facts 1. This is why all fast and convenience foods are foods to avoid. Blaming it on the modern society that we are living in, which leaves us with limited time is merely an escape route and a practice of self-delusion. If you go out to eat fast food more than once a week, you are most probably addicted to eat.
Fast food is addictive so the more you consume, the more you spend. Here are ten very good reasons why you should stop eating fast food: 1. This is going to have a radical change on our society, as we know it. Early mankind possibly wolfed down his quarry in extreme hunger but that was after he hunted it, prepared the fire to cook it and shared it with his village knowing there was no more food until the next hunt or gathering. A of soda contains 8 teaspoons of sugar. Check out how much our food has swelled: Pizza: 70 percent more calories Cheeseburger: 75 percent more calories French fries: 190 percent more calories 9 Your Soda Might Be Dirtier Than a Toilet Ice machines are notoriously difficult to clean, making them veritable petri dishes. For , the risk of respiratory problems is especially clear.
What full-fat ice creams and milkshakes do to you? They can be owned by bigots, staffed by malicious teenagers or complete maniacs , and cleaned up by almost no one. Burger King stores in outbreak areas were quickly and aggressively declared 100 percent horse-meat-free by the company. Although not all poisoned or contaminated food is detected by an off smell, tainted taste or suspicious appearance, some is. Unfortunately for the driver and Pizza Hut , the customer was less than pleased with the yellow pool by her front door and decided to go public. For the past 92 years fast food has become a popular choice of breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Waste of money With all the branding and marketing gimmicks, fast food is definitely portrayed at much more than its actual worth. Specific purpose statement: Lunches served in schools should be improved.