I have been to many hospitals in the U.S. where there is a Mickey Ds or BK (or both).Â The hospital in Sedona even has a Starbucks in the lobby.Â If you think your doctor is really on your side, think again.
When I lived and worked in Louisville, KY, the Norton's Children's Hospital had such fantastic food in their cafeteria, most of downtown showed up there for lunch.Â I did!
Forty per cent of hospitals have fast food in the lobby. While you might consider this an outrage, the hospital probably considers it business as usual. Fast food causes chronic disease, and a future source of new revenue for the hospital. fast food causes obesity, metabolic syndrome, insulin resistant diabetes, hypertension and accelerated cardiovascular disease,
By Jeffrey Dach
Selling Sickness, Fast Food in Hospitals