In the article “Are Our School Lunches Healthy Enough”,by McClatchy-Tribune News Service. The First Lady Michelle Obama’s Campaign to make school lunches healthier. One reason, that it is good to make school lunches healthier is that some parents are paying for unhealthy school lunches that their kids are eating. Another reason, that it is good to make school lunches healthier is that 1 in 3 kid are overweight or obese. The last reason, is that it is not good to make school lunches healthier because the government is ignoring parents and saying that parent can’t make the healthy choice for their children.
In the article,¨ The battle against fast food begins in the home¨, Daniel Weintraub claims that parents are who to fault for their child(ren)’s obesity problems. Weintraub supports his argument by explaining the data and research to show that most studies focused on,¨the increasing consumption of fast food and soft drinks, larger portion sizes in restaurants, the availability of junk food on campus, advertising junk food to children and their families, and the lack of consistent physical education programs in the school.¨ The author’s purpose is to inform and raise awareness that their parent’s are who to fault so that their child(ren) could stop blaming everyone else, for something that happens at home. I agree with Weintraub's are you meant for many reasons. there might be some kids launching lawsuits against the fast food industry, for making them fat. The problem here is that the food industry has no fault.
Fast food could sound like the best thing. But look at what it is doing to your health. To your children’s health. Parents should at least try to make an effort to cook for their family. Weintraub explains in his article that his house is not a fast food free zone.
Advertising is also something that has been taken advantage of by the companies because they target them toward children with things that are not always true. “McDonald's spends more money on advertising and marketing than any other brand.”(4) This definitely shows that the corporation is trying to use this to get kids to like their food better, leading them to obesity and potentially can end up “brainwashing” them into thinking fast food is the best choice for
They want students to eat healthy but at the same time eat what they like. when students go off campus researchers say they gain more weight then when they eat the food they like at school, healthy or not. If it’s not the healthiest food in the world then the lunches service can put less on the kids plate. Kids will eat more at school if the school sells what the kids like. FInally the school noticed it and finally started selly stir-fry stations.
With the obesity rate not only increasing steadily in adults but also children is alarming. The study looked at two at risk ethnic groups due to social status or cultural demise, that have become the most effected groups for obesity. The study showed that if proper education was available to children about proper nutrition and shown the enjoyment of physical activity the effects can be influence the entire family. The CHILE intervention is brilliant way to teach children healthy lifestyle choices through continual exposures to fresh vegetable and fruits, which they may not receive at home due to accessibility or cost. Shown fun games that encourage movement that ultimately promotes more physical activity throughout they child’s day.
School kids around the world were tweeting #ThanksMichelleObama for the disgusting food they have received in school around the country. In a CNN article I’ve found that, Michelle Obama started Let’s Move. Let’s Move is trying to reduce child obesity in the United States. Students and kids are being served healthier foods but it doesn’t mean that they are eating it. There are strange foods kids have received from around the country.
America is one of the world’s “fattest county’s.” It very puzzling to ignore a fast food ad that is why David Zinczenko does not blame the eater as he furthermore explains why the government should regulate the fast food industry in his argumentative essay, Don’t Blame the Eater, published on November 23, 2002. On the other hand, Radley Balko attempts to persuade readers that people should be responsible for what they are consuming every day inside What You Eat Is Your Business, published on May 23, 2004. Both of these persuasive articles contain strengths and weaknesses as they attempt convince readers to take their side. The title from Zinczenko’s article, “Don’t Blame the Eater,” can be considered an eye catcher for any reader (Zinczenko
3.5 Describe the Issue American culture is twisted together with (being very overweight) is caused by fast foods, soda pop, to extra large pop , all you can eat buffets and overly large meals , too much sugar in diets , children and young adults being less inactive do over playing video games, surfing on the Internet.This (written opinion) will discuss Jamie Oliver's effects on Huntington, West Virgina.yes he was successful but after a lot of hard work. he taught people how to cook fast and healthy meals. he changed the school's menus to healthy fresh food. he convinced a whole family who both parents have (disease where blood sugar swings wildly) to change their eating habit for their son who's We need 3 points of view: Jamie Oliver
After watching the documentary "A Place at the Table" I have a lot of new views about the food insecurity and how kids are struggling with the hunger.Food insecurity plays a huge role in the development and treatment of pediatric overweight.Children who are at lower socioeconomic status, their parent(s) receives food stamps or have financial issues will choose processed and fast food to feed their family because they are cheaper than buying healthy foods such as fresh fruits and vegetables. Another factor that contributes to obesity in children is that parents may lack the education on how to provide a healthy diet on low income and nutritional education and needed to feed their children a healthy diet. A family that lives in food deserts might