Fast Foods

Known as: processed food, Foods, Convenience, Convenience foods 
Prepared food that is ready to eat or partially prepared food that has a final preparation time of a few minutes or less.
National Institutes of Health

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2014
Review
2014
OBJECTIVES The consumption of high energy and low nutritional content foods, which are known as junk foods, has increased. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND A growing body of cross-sectional, small-sample research has led to policy strategies to reduce food deserts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Away-from-home food consumption has rapidly increased, though little is known about the independent associations of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To examine the effects of cumulative, real-world marketing and brand exposures on young children by testing the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Human exposure to perfluorinated compounds is a worldwide phenomenon; however, routes of human exposure to these compounds have… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE To investigate whether fast food consumption and breakfast skipping are associated with weight gain during the transition… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Fast-food consumption has increased greatly in the USA during the past three decades. However, the effect of fast food… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Environmental factors may contribute to the increasing prevalence of obesity, especially in black and low-income… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND We examined the relationship between overweight in preschool children and three environmental factors--the proximity… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES This study examined the association between TV viewing, fast food eating, and body mass index. METHODS Associations… (More)
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