Ontario students in a Brampton high school are fighting the 2011 ban of all junk food available in their cafeteria. Their argument is that offering healthy options is fine, but students should be given a choice. This country has to wake up to the fact that we have an obesity epidemic.
"Unadulterated" popcorn has to be one of the healthiest snacks we could consume. Sound pretty good? But few of us consume popcorn in that way. The trend is to devour a large bag at the movie theatre with butter and additional seasonings. Now watch the calories, fat and sodium go through the roof! Are you sitting down?