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  • 1. www.junkfoodnews.net
  • 2.
    • Fast food offers an easy answer to a busy life. People can get a quick meal, but they often don’t think of the health implications that go along with eating a diet rich in fast foods. There are many health problems associated with this poor pattern of eating and in this project I hope to illustrate the pitfalls of such an unhealthy diet.
  • 3. http://www.cartoonstock.com/lowres/dre0306l.jpg
  • 4. http://shansenta.blogspot.com/ This is a study done by Gulf News that shows the fast food eating habits of a survey group. This results show that 72% of the survey group eat at a fast food restaurant at least once a week.
  • 5. http://www.wikinvest.com/images/thumb/9/9e/Fast_Food_Market_Share_Bar_Graph.jpg/500px This is a bar graph showing the total revenue made by different fast food corporations in 2007. The McDonald’s Corporation was the highest grossing, at $22.8 billion. They beat all other fast food restaurants as well as the Doctor’s Associates.
  • 6. The average adult is supposed to consume approximately 2000 calories a day. This item is nearly half, and most fast food meals would include fries and a drink, which would up the calorie count significantly. www.abcnews.go.com
  • 7. http://chicagoist.com/attachments/Anthony%20Todd/Fast%20Food%20Nuitrition.jpg
  • 8.
    • An estimated 93 million Americans are obese
    • 400,000 deaths annually are related to obesity
    • Everyday 1 in 3 American youth eat fast food
    • It has been estimated that 15% of American youth are obese
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    • Films like Super Size Me (2004) and Fast Food Nation (2006) have been produced and shine more light on the obesity epidemic and the problems with a diet rich in fast food
    • Hopefully this media exposure will help to curb the dangerous eating patterns that our Western culture possesses
    www.freewebs.com www.moviemachine.nl
  • 10. References
    • http://www.fastfoodhealth.org/
    • http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2004/01/05/health/main591325.shtml
    • www.moviemachine.nl
    • www.freewebs.com
    • http://chicagoist.com/attachments/Anthony%20Todd/Fast%20Food%20Nuitrition.jpg
    • www.abcnews.go.com
    • http://www.wikinvest.com/images/thumb/9/9e/Fast_Food_Market_Share_Bar_Graph.jpg/500px
    • http://shansenta.blogspot.com
    • http://www.cartoonstock.com/lowres/dre0306l.jpg
    • www.junkfoodnews.net