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JFJuiz de Fora (Brazil)
JFJane Fonda (activist and actress)
JFJohn Fruscinate (Red Hot Chili Peppers band member)
JFJunk Food
JFJack Frost
JFJapan Foundation (New York, NY)
JFJugendfeuerwehr (German: youth fire brigade)
JFJesus Freak
JFJour Fixe (French: Fixed Day)
JFJohn Frankenheimer (film director)
JFJuicy Fruit (chewing gum)
JFJoint Force
JFJustiça Federal (Federal Court; Brazil)
JFJango Fett (Star Wars character)
JFJimmer Fredette (basketball player)
JFJoey Fatone
JFJudicial Foreclosure
JFJunkfood (band)
JFJackson Five (band)
JFJust Flight (software)
JFJust Fix
JFJade Falcon (gaming clan)
JFJackfield (Cisco)
JFJournalFen (website)
JFJust Fishing
JFJapan Food Service Association
JFJeep Forum
JFJanatharana Foundation (Sri Lanka)
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BUN FRIGHT Junk food affected the sperm count of young men
Research suggests that bad fats (trans fats) from junk food tend to replace healthy fats in the brain and interfere with its normal signalling mechanism.
AGEs are proteins or lipids that become glycated after exposure to sugars and are present at high levels in junk foods - deriving from sugars, processed foods, microwaved foods, and roasted or barbequed meats.
Keeping in view the growing junk food trends, and major food industry around the globe this study advances the research agenda to identify the marketing dimensions on junk food consumption behavior.
Some 72% of people support a 9pm watershed on junk food adverts during popular family TV shows, 70% support a 9pm watershed on junk food adverts online and 68% want to see a 9pm watershed on junk food adverts on digital advertising outside of the home, including cinemas and digital posters at bus stops or on roadsides, according to the poll.
"What's more, we know that children who are overweight or obese are more vulnerable to the influence of advertising, leading to them eating more calories than children with a healthy weight when they see junk food adverts.
Youngsters exposed to high levels of commercial advertising for products high in fat, salt and/or sugar, both on TV and online, are also far more likely to spend their pocket money on junk food.
Moreover, according to researches junk food has been proven to induce anxiety and aggressive behaviour among children.
The event will raise much-needed funds for Coventry Cyrenians and The Real Junk Food Project.
SP-2579 prohibits the selling and promotion of junk food and sugary drinks to students in schools or within 100 meters of the school.
The many disadvantages of junk food have encouraged parents to provide nutritious food for their children at home.