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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

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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

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Junk Food Companies Responsible for COVID-19 Susceptibility

Junk Food Companies Responsible for COVID-19 Susceptibility

Junk food giants are thoroughly intertwined with public health recommendations pertaining to food and nutrition — to the detriment of public health. Processed foods, junk foods, and soft drinks are key culprits in the rise of obesity and chronic diseases that have a key role to play in COVID-19 deaths. #junkfoods #covid19 #covid19deaths

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Junk Foods Promote Hunger and Overeating

Written by on March 5, 2020 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
Junk Foods Promote Hunger and Overeating

Recent research found a single week of bingeing on fast foods impaired appetite control, making the volunteers more likely to desire more junk food, even if they’d just eaten #junkfood

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10 Healthy Snacks to Replace Junk Food Snacks

Written by on January 15, 2020 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
10 Healthy Snacks to Replace Junk Food Snacks

Gardening can provide you with many healthy snacks and you don’t have to have a large yard to plant vegetables or grow berries or even have a couple of dwarf fruit trees. #healthysnacks

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Junk Food Causes Irreversible Damage To Young Men’s Fertility

Junk Food Causes Irreversible Damage To Young Men’s Fertility

New research from Harvard University shows that infertility in men, irreversible damage can happen much earlier in life, particularly if a young man eats a junky Western-style diet.

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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.

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Learn How The Government Supports Your Junk Food Habit

Learn How The Government Supports Your Junk Food Habit

Taxpayers are paying for the privilege of making our country sick. Government subsidies damage our country’s health and increase the medical costs that will ultimately need to be paid to treat the effects of the obesity epidemic.

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Here’s How Your U.S. Tax Dollars Are Being Used To Subsidize Obesity & Disease

Written by on September 21, 2017 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 12 Comments
Here’s How Your U.S. Tax Dollars Are Being Used To Subsidize Obesity & Disease

Please read this and become aware of the money the US government is wasting subsidizing crops that are bad for us all.

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More Than Half of the Average American Diet is Ultra-Processed Junk Food

Written by on August 15, 2017 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 6 Comments
More Than Half of the Average American Diet is Ultra-Processed Junk Food

Dr. Mercola shares why ultra-processed foods are as bad as smoking and shows how the average American diet promotes diabetes.

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Here’s the Best Way to Get Overweight and Junk-Food Junkies to Eat Healthy

Here’s the Best Way to Get Overweight and Junk-Food Junkies to Eat Healthy

The study indicates “incentivizing with behavioral rewards is more effective for consumers who are either overweight or junk-food junkies.

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How the Western Diet Has Derailed Our Evolution

Written by on November 16, 2015 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 2 Comments
How the Western Diet Has Derailed Our Evolution

Are there other stages of human evolution to be reached? The author shows how the dietary habits in the west has thwarted us from unlocking our truest potentials.

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Junk Food Kills Bacteria that Protect Against Obesity, Heart Disease and Cancer, Study Finds

Junk Food Kills Bacteria that Protect Against Obesity, Heart Disease and Cancer, Study Finds

Strong link between good bacteria, diet and overall health discovered after researchers lived on McDonald’s meals for 10 days straight

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Watch: This Is What Happens Inside Your Body When You Eat Fast Food

Written by on April 13, 2015 in Food, Drink & Nutrition with 2 Comments
Watch: This Is What Happens Inside Your Body When You Eat Fast Food

What happens inside your body when you eat processed junk food? We all have a vague idea, and we certainly see what it does to the exterior portion of our bodies — but most of us have never seen the actual digestion process take place. Now, thanks to a ‘smart pill’ camera setup by TEDxManhattan fellow Stefani Bardin, we can see what really goes on.

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Processed Foods Indisputably Linked To Auto-Immune Disease

Written by on February 23, 2015 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
Processed Foods Indisputably Linked To Auto-Immune Disease

This study is the first to indicate that excess refined and processed salt may be one of the environmental factors driving the increased incidence of autoimmune diseases.

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