Essay help on junk food taxing
Please someone help me with my essay on junk food taxing.
I want to talk about the new policy building against junk food.
My thesis is about taxing junk food the same as they do with the alcohol and cigarettes.
Introduction of taxes on alcohol and cigarettes or the so-called ‘sin taxes’ is an effective economic measures that has had a great impact on the public healthcare these days, so why not doing the same thing with the junk food? I must confess your topic is of high interest and relevance in today’s situation. Gluttony is also the sin.
It has so many gross consequences for the wrong-doer, especially for the physical and psychological health. You may develop the two lines of arguments in your essay:
(1) the economic side of the issue; and
(2) the position of the public healthcare specialists.
Do not forget to mention the healthcare cost-effectiveness, the Healthy People 2020 Initiative, and ethical implications of the matter.
Hope this helps!
you can focus on the data provided by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and cite their conclusions about the number of people that die every year because of the poor eating habits, and the number of people who developed the chronic illness due to eating junk food and how their life got miserable because of this chronic illness.
Some examples of chronic disease are the diabetes, hyperlipedemia, atherosclerosis, CAD