Source Pravda.Ru

Getting fast food – killing your stomach

Getting fast food – killing your stomach

Despite claims by the &to=http://english.pravda.ru/usa/2001/11/03/20045.html' target=_blank>fast-food industry that its products can form part of a healthy diet, participants in a major US trial showed signs of significant weight gains by eating at fast-food diners more than twice a week.

The researchers found fast-food consumption had "strong associations" with weight gain and insulin resistance, indicating that fast food increased the risk of obesity and Type 2 diabetes.