The Worst Junk Foods In America

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French Fries Are Linked to Inflammation

French fries are a crowd pleaser and one of the most popular junk foods around. While they may seem like the perfect snack or side, they should be consumed as infrequently as possible

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Frappuccinos Don't Fill You Up Like Meals Do

There are plenty of sugary coffee drinks out there, but frappuccinos are among the most unhealthy.

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Wendy's Pretzel Bacon Pub Triple Cheeseburger

ince it's in the name, the Pretzel Bacon Pub Triple Cheeseburger at Wendy’s contains three of their signature square hamburger patties.

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Deep-Fried Onions Are Full Of Unhealthy Fats

One of Outback Steakhouse's standout menu items is its famous Bloomin' Onion. These deep-fried onions are a classic, but they're also full of calories and unhealthy fats.

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McDonald's Big Breakfast With Hotcakes

According to Global News, breakfast meals shouldn't exceed 400 calories. The Big Breakfast with Hotcakes meal at McDonald's comes to a whopping 1,340 calories.

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The In-N-Out 4×4 Cheeseburger

Something that can make fast food customers feel more exclusive is ordering off the secret menu. In-N-Out is one of the many fast food restaurants with a secret menu with items such as Animal Style French Fries and Neapolitan milkshakes.

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Pop-Tarts Have Three Types Of Unhealthy Sugar

While Pop-Tarts are a quick and delicious breakfast, they aren't great when it comes to your health. For one, they are highly processed and contain little in the way of nutritional benefits.

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Milkshakes Can Contribute To Insulin Resistance

Milkshakes are a delicious dessert, but it's easier now than ever to overdo it. Back in the day, milkshakes came in smaller sizes and were often shared.

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Del Taco's Queso Loaded Nachos With Beef

Judging by the name of this dish, customers should know that it will be piled high with toppings. Del Taco's Queso Loaded Nachos with beef comes with refried beans.

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Some Sausage And Bacon Contains Carcinogens

Bacon and sausage are some of the most processed types of meat and often contain high levels of saturated fat, plus advanced glycation end products (AGEs).

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Some Cereals Contain BHT And BHA

Cereals have gotten a bad rap more recently due to their high sugar content and refined grains. Some brands have switched to whole grains but are still sugary and contain other questionable ingredients.

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