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    weight-related diseases? Many Americans live paycheck to paycheck. After bills are taken care of, the necessity that always suffers because of financial insecurities is food. People are quick to choose the cheap and fast food options over their healthy and time-consuming counterparts. This leaves many Americans to pick up the check for their bad food decisions later in life. At McDonald’s, a cheeseburger is cheaper than a salad, but a triple bypass surgery or a lifetime insulin supply surely costs more in the

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    According to Fast Food Nutrition, having a burger, fries, and a soda would be about half of what the Medical News Today says your calorie intake should be. Would knowing this change your mind on your meal choice? For most Americans, the answer is no. What's the point of putting warning labels on something if it's going to be ignored? There shouldn’t be warning labels on fast food because warning labels are expensive, not informative, and are ignored. For instance, The reason there shouldn't be warning

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    Fast Food Essay

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    For nearly 100 years now the fast food epidemic has spread through the U.S like a modern day delicious plague, for which many college students have fallen victim too. Unlike the bubonic one this modern-day plague has had a positive effect on people ages 18-21 i.e college students every year there is a rise in the number of freshmen college students during the first year of college they will find out real fast home much time and dedication college requires to obtain and hold a high GPA during this

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    Fast food in the United States is very popular. However, it is very unhealthy for people. Being in schools, fast food would raise the obesity rate because of how unhealthy it is, the businesses wouldn’t do well, and schools would have to pay an unnecessary amount of money to keep fast food in the school. Maize South Middle School should not serve fast food because it is unhealthy. Eating an extensive amount of fast food increases your cancer risk. The obesity rate in children has skyrocketed since

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    All over the united States, companies have created so many fast food restaurants that made people fat. We live in a world where people work every single day and they never have time to eat good food. So they rely on fast foods such as empanadas, buying hot dogs from the vendors,etc. People never have time to buy healthy food because they are always in a rush. Obesity has changed throughout the years. Obesity was never a big problem back in the old days when TV’s wasn’t available in their houses

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    the go. Eating healthy and preparing your own meals takes time and energy, something that the average American can’t afford to lose. The convenience and low price of fast food makes it more accessible than healthy food to the average busy American. While eating healthier may be more expensive and time consuming than eating fast food, there are ways to make the transition to a healthy lifestyle easier. Meal-prepping for the week is a good option for people that have limited free time during the week

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    Posed by the Fast Food Industry “A nation 's diet can be more revealing than its art or literature” (Schlosser, 3). Historically, few trends have been as popular in the United States as fast food. From Burger King to Taco Bell to McDonald’s, it seems that numerous fast food restaurants dot every corner; in fact, specific restaurants have now even joined forces, so that a Taco Bell and a Pizza Hut might coexist within one building. Statistically, Americans eat a great deal of fast food, and the industry

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    The Doubts of Eating Out

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    Sadie and her family always eat out. They never have time to sit together as a family and eat a home cooked meal. Since Sadie always grabbed fast food on the run, she was gaining weight fast. Additionally, buying food from restaurants almost every day was making Sadie’s wallet go empty. Also, since her family never made the time to eat together as a family, Sadie was weakening her relationship with her siblings and parents. They started talking less to each other about their lives and just kept to

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    society in general. The intended audience that we wish to educate is oblivious about the fact that eating fast food is detrimental to their health. We believe that our target audience will have a negative attitude towards us since fast food is such a prominent source of food for their daily lives, and we are basically telling them that it’s bad for them. It’s hard to accept the fact that eating fast food is unhealthy, but it’s better to realize it now than when you have to pay the medical bills. We believe

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    hate to admit it, but I eat fast food. I am a repeat offender of eating almost ten Taco Bell tacos in one sitting. Maybe not as frequent as some people, but I eat it at least once a week, sometimes more due to my little brothers unwavering love for delivery pizza. I feel terrible and gross immediately afterwards, but I still do it again the very next week. In terms of food available for consumption, fast food is near the bottom of the totem pole of healthy choices for food. I don’t personally eat it

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