While most people don't maintain the healthiest habits during their teenage years, a new study has found that kids these days are consuming tons of fast food—with many hitting the drive-thru twice a day, or more.
Though the BBC's Good Food Nation Survey resulted in a number of telling tidbits about the eating habits of Brits, perhaps the most jarring of all was the rampant junk food consumption by 16 to 20-year-olds. Of those surveyed, one in six teens ate fast food at least twice a day; of the 21 to 34-year-old group, one in eight claimed to eat fast food at that frequency.
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The 20- and 30-somethings were also found to be more likely to snap, post, and like food photos on social media. According to the survey, two in five said they had posted a picture of something they had cooked, while a third had posted a restaurant meal in the past. One in three members of that same age group claimed to have been inspired to prepare a certain meal because of a mouthwatering pic on their Insta feed.