As I take another bite of this noxious repulsing junk, I realize how its clogging my arteries until that point were my heart could give out and have a heart attack. That is why eating healthy foods is very important. Not only can junk food hurt my body, it can also prevent me from getting necessary nutrients, and leads to bad eating habits. One of the most dangerous things about junk food is that it can harm my body. To start off with, eating junk food can damage my body in many ways. One of the harmful things junk food can do to me is obesity. This is a serious problem; obesity can even lead to life threatening conditions. That can cause an epidemic in things such as high blood pressure and diabetes. More than thirty-seven percent of people in the U.S are suffering from obesity. Another thing junk food can lead to is diabetes. I would hate to inject insulin into myself and having to pinch my finger, causing immense pain on a daily basis. So why would I put myself through this pain and suffering when all I have to do is eat healthy. I remember the time my uncle did not watch what he ate, and ate too much junk food. He is now obese and finds it very hard to even get up in the morning. That why I eat healthy to spare myself the trouble. Instead of eating junk food, I eat fruits and vegetables to prevent harming my body. Not to mention healthy foods gives me nutrients for my body. Another thing junk food does, is it prevents me from getting necessary nutrients. Junk food does not contain anything but fat and grease. My body needs minerals, vitamins, and fiber essential for my body. I get these in healthy foods, not in junk foods. If I eat proper nutritious foods my body will be healthy. According to Thomas Edison, a great inventor, “The doctor of the future will no longer treat the human frame with drugs, but rather will cure and prevent disease with nutrition.” Foods I find great nutrition in are vegetables, fruits, and meats. If I eat these foods on a daily basis I will remain healthy and get all the proper nutrients, I need to live a long and healthy life. More than fifty percent of people In the U.S take vitamins because they’re not getting the proper nutrients they need. Not eating right and getting insufficient amounts of nutrients in your body may be the cause of having bad eating habits.…
To Junk or Not to Junk
At schools across Ontario there is a restriction on junk food for example vending machines in schools have changed from chocolate bars and pop to nutri-grain bars and water. Junk food is not served as frequently and you may feel disappointed about this. I think the ban is a good thing since statistics show that in 2050, two-thirds of children will be overweight or obese if nothing is done. I wouldn’t like to be one of the people in those two-thirds and neither would you…
In recent months the major food companies have been trying hard to convince
Americans that they feel the pain of our expanding waistlines, especially when it
comes to kids. Kraft announced it would no longer market Oreos to younger
children, McDonald's promoted itself as a salad producer and Coca-Cola said it
won't advertise to kids under 12. But behind the scenes it's hardball as usual,
with the junk food giants pushing the Bush Administration to defend their
interests. The recent conflict…
Food hygiene: they are now strategies put in place to make sure that the food hygiene of places within the public are up to certain standards before being allowed to serve food by being giving a food hygiene certificate this is done by giving cafes/restaurant inspections, the people on the inspections check the cleanliness of the kitchen, the standards of the food and even the hygiene of the staff and get graded, if they fail they can get a warning, a fine but depending…
Is Junk Food The True Bad Food?
In many school systems across the United States, there are many different opinions on whether or not junk food should be banned. Some people favor the thought of junk food in school systems and feel as though kids should be able to eat what they want. Others believe that schools should provide students with healthier snacks and meals to eat. The true question is, how much is too much? There are certain school systems taking over meal plans and completely…
Topic: Genetically Modified Foods
General Purpose: To persuade
Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience to not support the mass production of genetically modified foods until we have more empirical data of the effect this new technology has on natural health.
Thesis: Genetically modified foods are being prematurely manufactured due to all the possible benefits people imagine this technology can bring and are potentially impacting human health, the environment, and agricultural markets…
TDQ: Pg 33-36
1.the powerful situation is that people are blaming fast food restaurant for getting fat.
2.this event changes people because people say they are getting fatter.
3.the motivation for this event is to send a message to other people that McDonald’s makes people fat
4.the people motivated by the cause are the ones who ate McDonald’s and got fat.
5.This happened because people eat too much McDonalds
6.This event connect to my life because I live next to a McDonalds and I see people…
Junk Food Best Friends with Tobacco
The Junk food industries and tobacco companies are eerily similar. Even though most of the population knows that junk food and tobacco products are bad for you they do not stop consuming them. Junk food can be as addicting as tobacco products as studies have shown. Obesity is becoming an epidemic in the United States and something needs to be done. Tobacco companies have the same problem because more and more people are dying from consuming…
Essay # 3
March 12, 2015
Processed Food Vs. Health
The food being significantly different from its original state is called Processed food that usually prepared through physical or chemical treatments. Generally processed foods are the leading cause of obesity and diabetes. Having excess of body fat is called Obesity; which has a big negative effect on a person’s health and body. Clueless desease like diabetes is a condition when the amount of glucose in the blood…
how the components of a balanced diet contribute to an individuals health at different stages.
A balanced diet is food intake that includes all of the dietary needs of the organism in the correct proportions.
In order to live a healthy lifestyle all individuals must have a balanced diet. A balanced diet is not about just eating fruit and vegetables, it is all based on eating the right adequate amount from the 5 food groups.
Each food group has a purpose to the human body which is why if you eat too…
The Impact of Globalization on the Health Sector in South Africa
After the Apartheid era, massive inequalities in income, health status, access to health care and other social services continued to dominate in South Africa. The Apartheid era was a system of racial segregation that was implemented in South Africa from 1948 to 1994. Due to colonization, whites had ruled South Africa for several centuries, which resulted in the creation of a system that was constructed to serve as a legal framework…