For example, the food these vending machines sell lack the quality and nutritional value. Also, if children eat food from these vending machines frequently than they are more likely to get ill. Children are getting addicted to the junk foods. Once, children get a taste of sugary, fatty and salty foods than they crave those foods more often. If children don’t get junk food, they behave aggressively. Furthermore, if children eat more sugary products they become hyper.
Teen eating disorders like anorexia nervosa and bulimia develop in response to feelings of body inadequacy. Obese children are teased, bullied and made to feel inferior on a number of levels. Additionally, children and adolescents who are obese are also at greater risk for sleep apnea and bone and joint p... ... middle of paper ... ...ed for the entire family with parents role-modeling good eating habits. Children should be encouraged to eat more fresh fruits and vegetables, and less fast-food and processed food that is high in fat, calories, sugar and salt--the smart choice to a healthier America! Works Cited Winston, Craig, MPH, Phd, RD, “Child Obesity in America.” Vegetarian-nutrition December 2013.
Junk food can be very appealing because of taste, price and convenience, but most children do not understand the health risks they are indulging in. Junk food is bad for many reasons the most significant is the risk of obesity and obesity related illnesses; a study published in Pediatrics in 2004 that “children eating junk food was linked with many dangerous risk for obesity.” According to this study, kids who ate junk food were more likely to consume a large amount of carbohydrates, fats, and sugar when eating junk food. The children were also less likely to eat as much dairy, fiber, and fruits and vegetables as children who did not eat junk food. Another, reason junk food should be avoided by young children would be that it causes chronic illness. According to the Prevention Institute, researchers fault junk food for the growing rates of high blood pressure, stroke, and diabetes.
People, especially young adults, prefer to eat junk food which causes a lot of harmful diseases. If the number of individuals eating fast food started to increase rapidly, it will lead to many serious disadvantages. This essay will mention the various causes and effects of eating a lot junk food on our lives. First of all, our recent lifestyle is the main reason why people nowadays consume such vast amounts of junk food. In this generation, media and advertisement, such as television and radio commercials, are the main reasons behind people eating too much junk food as media hypnotizes and brain washes people into buying what seems to be delicious and cheap.
Summary of the lesson Generally, junk food may be fascinating for different reasons such as taste, price, and convenience. For youngsters, who do not always recognize the health implications of their eating behaviors, junk food might seem especially enticing. Junk foods are never regarded healthy to the health, as they have been shown unhealthy in all manners. They are unsuitable for the health and regular consumption of fattening junk food may be addictive for teenagers and result in complications like low self-esteem, chronic illnesses, obesity and even depression, along with affecting the way they perform in extracurricular activities and school. Children who eat more junk food daily are obese and overweight and highly vulnerable to liver and heart disorders.
School lunches are corrupting youth by robbing their bodies of the nutritional value they need to succeed in their studies. There are many side effects of a poor diet. Processed foods are part of that equation. According to the article, “10 Things the Processed Food Industry Doesn't Want You to Know, and Body Ecology’s 2 Powerful Tools to Help You Fight Back!” low Iron and food additives have been linked to children with ADHD. This article also speaks to how the ingredients in processed foods cause the human body to become addicted much like a substance abuse addiction.
Obesity in children and teenagers has become a major problem in the world’s society. “Obesity was considered to be caused simply by eating too much, as a result of psychological problems with food: using food to deal with depression, anxiety problems, even happiness” (Currie-McGhee 220). Kids become obese because they spend too much time in front of their computers and TV’s instead of going out and moving around and exercising in the fresh air. These kids have to start fighting against being overweight with the help of their parents, an exercise group, or with special support. If these obese children live this unhealthy lifestyle they can get high blood pressure, diabetes, cancer and many other diseases with risks of death.
“Do fast foods cause increase Fast foods cause increase in child obesity because restaurants have made fast foods greasier, tempting children to eat more, and it leads to laziness. Child obesity is where children eat an excessive amount of fast foods, which can cause serious heart problems and diabetes. “It has been proven that obese or overweight children are at much higher risk of developing heart conditions and type 2 diabetes (Collison and Cornall).” By making bad food selections, children become lazy and lack physical activity. “Causes of obesity include poor food choices, lack of physical activity, motivation, and family eating habits (Collison and Cornall).” Since children are blaming poor nutrition for taking in to much fast food, children have become lazier. “ People are eating too much of the wrong foods, they blame poor nutrition (Fram).” As children continue to grow, they are going to require a good amount of protein the body requires to grow.
Children eat the quickest meal with the most sugar and fat (among other unhealthy ingredients). This habit needs to be broken to take better care of the children today. Children are eating snack cakes and other junk foods at school instead of the breakfast/lunch that is offered causing bad habits and a poor diet. The children of America are suffering from the effects of malnutrition and yet, society does not help them to better understand or give higher grade options for them to choose from. Therefore, junk food should not be allowed in schools as it imposes health risks on children, lacks requirements for the nutrition contained in them, and without offering them, children would learn many morals/lessons.
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