In all likelihood, we have heard of the phrase eat healthy, live healthy. The message is disseminated using various mainstream media or channels including televisions, radio stations, the Internet, print media, films and others. Without a doubt, the aim is to sensitize the public over a growing problem with regard to diet and diseases. Regrettably, modern societies including the United States have subscribed to systems or habits of food consumption that lead to adverse health effects. Indeed, the past few decades have witnessed increased consumption of fast food products as lifestyle changes continue happening in the society. Undoubtedly, urbanization and globalization have meant that people change their eating habits leading many to consume fancy, high calorie fast foods. Nevertheless, extensive research regarding these foods has been carried out giving a grim picture altogether. The effects on human health are simply devastating, and more needs to be done to curb the menace.