This paper aims at looking at the different types of fast foods and their effect on health. We shall critically look at the conditions that allow for fast foods to continually increase as the main diet for many people especially in major western towns.
In addition we shall look at some of the facts associated with fast foods and major health problem issues. In doing so we shall look at some of the data collected and analyzed by different institutions, scholars or health departments and consider possible correction measures to the problem. In addition we shall look at which age-groups are more prone to ailments arising from the consumption of fast foods sometimes popularly referred to as junk food.