Banning Junk Food Essay

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Junk food should be banned from every school in America”

Junk food should be banned from every schools. Banning junk food in school will lead to children making healthier choices, solve the obesity problem, and solve teenage depression. School is the place where every student from such a young age needs to learn how to make right decisions about their eating behaviors. We should teach children to develop a healthy lifestyle from the very beginning. As we know, that school is where children spend most of their time, therefore, it should be a place where every student learn to eat healthy food instead of junk food. What are we having for the breakfast? Processed food. Todays school are serving students processed food which requires minimum
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According to Health guideline, people who eat fast food are 51 percent more likely to develop depression than those who eat less fast food. It was also found that the faster food they consumed, the more likely study participants were to develop depression. Transition, school is where bullying takes place the most and overweigh and obese children are especially targeted. Children and teens who are victims of buying may have thought of suicide and some of them actually commit suicide (child obesity). Eating junk food does not just affect children’s health; it also affects their study. Children who are bullied at school are more likely to skip classes, they don’t want to be in school; eventually they will drop out from the school. If we serve healthy foods in school and teach to eat healthy, we would be able to bring this problem little bit down. Some people claim that banning junk food from school will not help because children still have access to junk food from outside. This may be true but when we are banning junk food from school does not mean that junk foods are not allow to eat at school, but also we are also educating them about junk food being unhealthy and bad for their overall health. School is learning center and this is where students learn to do certain things. If we teach them as early as we can; we will get an outstanding result later. I am not saying we should never eat junk food; I eat it too once in a

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