Tag: eating junk food

image_pdfimage_print

Mexico Tackles COVID-19 Pandemic With Junk Food Bans

Mexico Tackles COVID-19 Pandemic With Junk Food Bans

Underlying health conditions like obesity, heart disease, and diabetes have emerged as key factors in COVID-19 severity and fatalities. Obesity doubles your risk of being hospitalized for COVID-19 and raises your risk of death. More than a dozen states in Mexico have decided to combat the pandemic by banning the sale of junk food to minors. #junkfood

Continue Reading

Why We Get SO HOOKED on JUNK Food – Psychology and Physiology

Written by on July 21, 2020 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
Why We Get SO HOOKED on JUNK Food – Psychology and Physiology

In this video, Thomas DeLauer explains precisely why we get hooked on junk food. In reality, you are not fighting food. You are fighting a team of very smart people with PhDs in food science. #junkfood

Continue Reading

Study: Eating Junk Food Literally Shrinks Your Brain

Written by on March 14, 2018 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
Study: Eating Junk Food Literally Shrinks Your Brain

Researchers discovered that those who subscribed to the healthier “prudent” diet had larger hippocampi – the portion of the brain responsible for memory, learning and mental health – than those who indulge in Western diets. In essence, a low-quality diet consisting of sugar, refined foods may be to blame for those ‘senile moments’ more and more people are experiencing, despite perhaps being young in age.

Continue Reading

FAIR USE NOTICE. Many of the articles on this site contain copyrighted material whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making this material available in an effort to advance the understanding of environmental issues, human rights, economic and political democracy, and issues of social justice. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of the copyrighted material as provided for in Section 107 of the US Copyright Law which contains a list of the various purposes for which the reproduction of a particular work may be considered fair, such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. If you wish to use such copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use'...you must obtain permission from the copyright owner. And, if you are a copyright owner who wishes to have your content removed, let us know via the "Contact Us" link at the top of the site, and we will promptly remove it.

The information on this site is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for professional advice of any kind. Conscious Life News assumes no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to these terms.

Paid advertising on Conscious Life News may not represent the views and opinions of this website and its contributors. No endorsement of products and services advertised is either expressed or implied.
Top