Why We Shouldn T Sweets Be Banned From School

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1-12-17
Dennis
Persuasive Essay: Sweets in School

No Sweet Treats Did you know that trans fats are also known as partially hydrogen oils? (Fooducate) According to Honor Whiteman, there are approximately 10 teaspoons of added sugar in a single can of cola. That is incredible! So, cut down on the Coca Cola. Schools across America have been banding sweets from their cafeterias. Eating too much sweets could lead to being excessively overweight or getting a disease like diabetes. Many schools have classroom parties and provide sweets and other unhealthy snacks to kids that includes pizza, chips, candy, etc. In my opinion, sweet treats should be banned from schools because it can lead to childhood obesity and eating healthy can improve the risk of disease.
To begin, a bad diet can lead to childhood obesity. Researchers say that obesity could lead to death. Also, Scholastic says that nearly 300,000 people die each year from complications associated with being overweight. Now that is insane! Would you want to be one of those 300,000 people who die from obesity because of eating sweets and fats? Researchers say that childhood obesity can also cause anxiety and depression. Would you want to be sad because you are overweight and would you want to have anxiety because you were obese. Researchers also say that children
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You should switch and get out of the trap of sweets and eat healthier! Switching to healthier foods can improve your life drastically. It can help you live a longer and healthier life! Michelle Obama agrees with me too, she once stated, “I think we all can agree that our classrooms should be healthy places where kids are not bombarded with ads for junk foods.” Listen to Michelle Obama! She knows what she's talking about. Write a note to the school board and tell them the MUST get rid of unhealthy food or beverages in

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