Social Effects Of Fast Food

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In society we are accustomed to waking up, and being surrounded by fast foods. Fast foods appear to be an extremely liked foodstuff in America. This has made such an impact all over the world, because specific general fast food places such as McDonalds and KFC are not only in North America but Africa and Europe. Everywhere we turn there isn’t a place where you won’t see an advertisement or the actual fast food place. Why is fast food so common and widely held? Loads of families all over the world have fused this kind of nourishment in their diet. People are incorporate this to their everyday lives because fast food is inexpensive, suitable and generally tastes good. However people do not know the effects of eating Fast foods such as health and obesity issues.
According to Harper, Collins, “Fast food is “food, as hamburgers, pizza, or fried chicken that is prepared in quantity by a standardized method and can be dispensed quickly at inexpensive restaurants for eating there or elsewhere” ("Fast Food." It is categorized as an extreme, briny, lack in nutrition. It is food that can be
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Because many people cannot afford healthy foods they rely on fast foods because they are inexpensive. Some people will choose eating fast food than eating at a more quality restaurant because of its price. Anyone can get a full tasty meal for less, than they would in a fancy restaurant. On the other hand in a fancy restaurant, a beverage would be a total cost of a meal at a fast food restaurant. It is obvious that fast foods are unhealthy, but people would rather choose that over buying groceries to make a home cooked meal. For this reason being because it is cheap and allows the person to save more money. To put this all together because people cannot afford to eat or buy costly foods, fast food will be the first thing that comes to our mentality to
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