In the long run, people end up consuming astronomical amounts of calories, which only creates a longing for more and hence one becomes lethargic. This explains why most fast food nations are suffering from obese epidemic. As a matter of fact, America’s greatest health problem currently is children obesity. This is so as fast food companies such as McDonald are targeting children through the media by offering them free toys upon purchasing their foods. Children are not the only victims. Many adults are often not aware of the content of the foods they are served and how it has been prepared.