Can fast food create problems with your belly using your brain? Well, these studies claim that when you eat a lot of fast food, the brain treats it, in a related way as to treating a bacterial infection, and that makes it more alerted. It may sound like its good, but having it alerted at all times creates inflammation in the belly, and is connected to things like diabetes, and hardening arteries. "This immune system is still stimulated even long after you switch to a healthier diet." This is saying that even though you switch your diet, these things can come to haunt you later in your life, making you reflect on what decisions you had made.
Although fast food is bad for you, the perception of fast food has changed, therefore making it so that there are fast food restaurants that are healthy, such as sweetgreen, and lyfe kitchen. The definition of fast food could shift to healthy food, but these are in between fast food and dining, so its fast casual dining. Could mcdonalds and burger king, etc change it's dynamics to this? "Hers is a commonly voiced sentiment. " following the previous quote, "But I would never be seen walking down the street with a McDonald’s bag in my hand.’’ Which was because of shame. And saying its commonly voiced means that he could possibly be for that, as some people who weren't for it wouldn't have put it in the first place, or continue off of what she said.
Well, inside this article it's saying that although fast food is very unhealthy, you can turn it make it not as bad, by doing things, such as how fast food restaurants are now putting the healthy options into more meals, and just promoting them more than before, and also the government has been implementing more laws to get the unhealthy things less unhealthy and help the healthy things get into the spotlight more than before. "With all the reports of how unhealthy fast food is, why is anybody still eating it?" That shows that she doesn't understand why people eat it, which also can mean that she knows its bad, so she doesn't know why people would eat that food.
It is that fast food is bad for you, but there are ways to make it not that unhealthy, like how fast food restaurants have healthy options, but rarely put it on the main menu, so if they put it on the meal plans, it could be healthier, and also the government is creating laws to help lower the unhealthy contents of fast food, and get more healthy components.