Have you ever been in the car or in a rush and you were really hungry? Most people would stop and get some fast food, especially people who watch a lot of TV. Fast food Restaurants are pretty much everywhere. Americans are fast food number one customers. There are many different fast foods across the world. Fast foods like McDonald, Wendy’s, and Burger king and taco bell are the most popular. There are many facts that show that fast food restaurants are not good for your health. Although people know that it’s bad to eat from fast food restaurants why do they still do it? It can be because of many different reasons. A lot of the reasons can be physiological. Recent Studies show that the average American eats Fast food because psychological reasons like advertisement, Binge eating, and the inexpensiveness.
Binge eating is probably the worse psychological reason why American eats fast food. Binge eating is a serious eating disorder in which you frequently consume unusually large amounts of food. Binge eating is the most common eating disorder. The United States is one of the top countries ranked when it comes to obesity. This disorder is a problem when it comes to fast food because it’s an obsession. Most people who eat a lot are at home. The average American watches four hours of TV meaning these binge eaters are seeing these advertisements. Binge eaters will eat when they aren’t even hungry. They will eat until they get full and even sometimes eat until they get sick. Sometimes this disorder can cause people to eat foods that they really don’t even think is good they are just addicted to it. Advertising this fast food is a big reason. Which makes it even worse is the fast food places are the cheaper places to buy meals.
Another reason is the inexpensiveness. American is one of the richest countries in the world. It has great schools, hospitals, and education. Although it’s one of the richest countries, American is in really bad shape as far as the...