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Obesity and Fast Food - News Medical

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Feb 9, 2014 ... There has been an exponential rise in the number of obese individuals ... Fast foods affect children and youth often worse than adults. This is ...

Does Fast Food Cause Obesity? - Bariatric Surgery Source

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This page explores the 4 ways that fast food contributes to the obesity problem. ... While it is certainly not the only cause, in conjunction with other factors, fast ...

Cheap Food Blamed for America's Obesity Crisis - NBC News

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May 22, 2014 ... "This study attributes obesity to only one cause: low food prices.It does not discuss relentless marketing of cheap 'junk' foods, nor does it ...

Food and Diet | Obesity Prevention Source | Harvard T.H. Chan ...

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Such foods cause fast and furious increases in blood sugar and insulin that, in the short term, can cause hunger to spike and can lead to overeating-and over the ...

Fast Food, Candy, And Soda May Not Be Causing Obesity In ...

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Nov 5, 2015 ... Fast food, candy, and sugary soda may not be to blame when it comes to the excess weight Americans are packing.

Fast Food, Fat Profits: Obesity in America - Mercola

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Aug 24, 2013 ... "Fast Food, Fat Profits" gives a quick overview of the US food industry ... will eat up your grocery budget in the blink of an eye, and will cause ...

Fast Food Linked To Child Obesity - CBS News

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Jan 5, 2004 ... Every day, nearly one-third of U.S. children aged 4 to 19 eat fast food, which likely packs on about six extra pounds per child per year and ...

Turns Out Junk Food Isn't To Blame For Obesity | The Huffington Post

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Nov 9, 2015 ... “Narrowly targeting junk foods is not just ineffective, it may be self-defeating as it distracts from the real underlying causes of obesity.” Of course ...

Fast Food and Obesity: The Super-Sizing of America - Causes ...

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Oct 6, 2012 ... I can remember my introduction to McDonalds. It was back in the day when the precise number of hamburgers they had sold was posted on the ...

The Effect of Fast Food Restaurants on Obesity and Weight Gain

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fast food restaurants is an important determinant of obesity rates. Policy makers in ... affect weight outcomes of 3 million children and 3 million pregnant women.

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Obesity Action Coalition » Fast Food – Is it the Enemy?

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Since 1970, the amount of fast food restaurants in business doubled, which equates ... Obesity can be caused by a combination of fast food and the environment ...

Do Fast Food Restaurants Contribute to Obesity?

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In The Effect of Fast Food Restaurants on Obesity (NBER Working Paper ... of other types of restaurants and find that only fast food restaurants affect obesity.

Fast food not the major cause of rising childhood obesity rates, study ...

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Dec. 16, 2013. For several years, many have been quick to attribute rising fast- food consumption as the major factor causing rapid increases in childhood ...