Consuming a diet that’s high in empty calories can lead to many diseases, and possibly death. One of the most common health risks involved with obesity is heart dis-ease (CDC). Heart disease is a “disease of the heart and the coronary arteries that is characterised by atherosclerotic arterial deposits that block blood flow to the heart,causing myocardial infarction” (diction-ary). Basically, cholesterol lines your arteries until they clog up and the blood can’t flow, which can cause a stroke. Obviously, these can lead to death.
The fast food industry is causing devastating effects on the health of individuals everywhere. Read about how an unhealthy diet effects your body and, well, life. Ask yourself, are you sure you want fries with that?