Negative Essay: The Dangers Of Fast Food For Children

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There’s no doubt that fast food has become an important part of modern living, especially among teenagers. According to research, in the UAE of meals are eaten outside the home. More than 50% of teenagers eat on average more than one hamburger every three days. The percentage is high and nutritionist is worried, but is fast food really harmful as they say it is? I search in our society in the UAE to make sure that fast food is bad for our health for many reasons, fast food give us a very little nutritional value, lots of children suffer from obesity and there are many reasons that make fast food loved by our children, because that families and schools should care more about the children food and produce for them a healthy life. Firstly, Fast food has a negative effects on children health, because it is of very…show more content…
According to the opinions of many experts’ that’s “fast food is junk food.” Says Jake Hyde. Fast food is of very little nutritional value. It is full of fat especially the harmful type, which is found in meat, butter, cheese and mayonnaise. We need to cut down on fat if we want to stay healthy. Another thing is that fast food contains too much salt and sugar and too many additives. It is also low in vitamins and fiber, because it includes hardly any vegetables. As result, it doesn’t provide us with enough nutrients, just lots of calories. Most teenagers who have made fast food an important part of their diet are overweight. This, along with the fact that they hardly ever take any exercise, puts their health at risk. It can lead to serious health problems like heart disease or diabetes. I have another opinion about fast food. “People shouldn’t feel guilty every time they have a burger” says Ursula Birkb back. What is in it is not that

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