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Cartoon blast from the past highlights worst-case food outcomes

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Believe it or not, this amusing cartoon highlighting the contents of processed foods came out in the early 1980s. We think some of the ingredients named may be banned now, but the cartoon itself still points to the food issues we face today.

Highly processed foods have become a serious concern.

Over the years, food scientists have ‘perfected’ them to the point where many of us now think they are actually real foods.

Although changing, the food landscape in the early 1980s had nowhere near the clutter of today’s supermarket aisles. These days highly processed foods make up a significant proportion of some people’s diets.

Check out the video posted below:

Who would have thought this Warner Bros Animaniacs cartoon would turn out to be so predictive?
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