Essay on Obesity Of Fast Food Restaurants

966 Words Jul 6th, 2016 4 Pages
The populations of fast food restaurants in America are multiplying each year. Many Americans aren’t healthy due to being overweight. The U.S is known for being the ninth fattest country in the world. There are too many fast food restaurants instead of healthy restaurants. Today we wonder why it can be fast food restaurants, one of the main factors in the U.S. causing obesity. We never really looked at what’s causing the problem because all we do is add to it. Fast food restaurants are attributing to obesity in our country, which is effecting people that are overweight.
Fast food effects obesity in many ways. “According to a 15-year study of 3,000 adults, people who visited fast food restaurants more than twice per week gained roughly 9 to 11 pounds (4 to 5 kg) more than people who visited them less than once per week.1” It consists of bad foods that aren’t healthy for your weight or body. Instead of building a healthier nutrition plan in America, thousands of dollars go on to building new fast food restaurants. Fast food is big on people who are already overweight because they come back for more and more. Eating fast food puts more weight into your body if your already overweight so we must prevent encouraging the unhealthy foods to people who don’t need it.
We look for many reasons in the U.S. to figure why are so many of us overweight. We don’t know when to point to the right direction for blame. In this case, Fast food is one of the blames for obesity. It seems that…

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