The cost is relatively inexpensive especially compared to buying fresh products at a grocery store and preparing it at home.
There are some healthy options on a fast food menu such as lean meat or boiled potatoes rather than fried.
Cause and Effects of Fast Food Today, fast food restaurants have appeared in large quantities all over the world.
Many fast food companies such as Mc Donald’s, KFC and Burger King have business everywhere.
There are several reasons as to why fast foods have risen in popularity at a substantial rate. The causes for fast food popularity arise from the quick service and convenience provided.
The effects of fast food are addiction and health concerns.However, fast food is making the world unhealthy and unwilling to wait or/ impatient for meals.The appearance of fast food restaurants represents the fast pace of the world’s lives.This can have an adverse effect on a person’s health.Fast food may have higher amounts of salt and fat as well as artificial chemicals which makes it less healthy than a home cooked meal.This is directly linked to the rise in obesity and in child obesity in particular.The excess of calories and fats is particularly harmful for those who have a sedentary lifestyle.One of the reasons is that the restaurants usually offer fast services.(For example Mc Donald’s) The preference for fast food restaurant is due to the time consuming task of cooking.The disadvantages are that many fast food items are high in fat and sugar as well as oil and mayonnaise.They also come with heavy doses of salt and meat and cheese.