What are junk foods ?
...Alzheimers could be the most catastrophic impact of junk food.” The Guardian September 10th, 2012. Retrieved From: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/sep/10/alzheimers-junk-food-catastrophic-effect Print... Insert Introduction The term junk food is a slang that refers to food that is of no, or little nutritional value, and often contains higher concentration of fat, salt, calories or sugar. This means that though appealing to taste buds, junk food may totally lack or have very little amount of vitamins, proteins and/ or minerals. Some of the foods that fall within this category include candies, fried fast food, snack foods, gum, sweet desserts and sugary carbonated beverages.