The most hazardous points that can be touched by fast-food is their ability to cause obesity. Yes, fast-food is the leading cause of obesity in today's younger generation.
The tendency to munch on fast-food leads to greater consumption of saturated fat present in almost all kinds of fast-food. This leads to the development of obesity, which can itself push up chances of some other disorders like hypertension.
At the end of the day, it is always better to avoid fast-food, although a bit of burger every now and then or a slice of chicken from KFC is not going to be bad for you.
Do keep all these points in mind whenever you place an order for a burger the next time. It is always best to keep young children away from fast-foods.
There are a large number of adults, almost 36 per cent, in the US bogged down by pressures of obesity. Obesity is attributed to a mixture of dietary imbalance and shift in lifestyle.
We tend to eat more than we can digest. An inclination towards computers and gadgets has pushed us away from healthy workouts. Our diet too contributes in a big way to our being obese.
A large part is played by the fast-food we consume.
The prevalence of obesity in our societies is directly linked to the popularity of fast food and growing culture of junk food. This is a big problem for it is increasingly difficult to keep young children away from unhealthy fast food which is tasty as well.