Project Progression and Issues.

With further discussions during the group time for the project, it seems everyone became more and more individual, as blogs were getting filled out people weren’t communicating as much and were just getting stuff done and memes posted etc and still adding and contributing to the group aspects of the project. As the deadline was […]

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A Very Rare Meme

After getting all the social media set up, we began to talk about memes and what we would like to create. It seemed popular in the group to make them health based, and somewhat derivative. So we made a few on that theme, as well as sharing a few existing memes, and re captioning some […]

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Sugar and Diet Interview

As part of my research for the Sugar Things project, i decided to ask someone elses opinions outside of the group via a few interview questions that i made. I wanted to see what another persons thoughts were on some areas of this topic. They asked to remain anonymous, so I will just refer to […]

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Beginning the Project

As the group of eight, we were set a collaborative task of creating a social media campaign based around Sugar. Primarily consisting of meme distribution. As well as our own WordPress blogs to document research etc, we decided to make a Facebook Page, a Twitter and an Instagram to put our memes on and to […]

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Fight a Processed Diet!

Now we have seen the different sides of this argument, and the effects a highly processed diet can have, I’m sure you’re asking the question ‘what can we do about it?’. Well! I’m going to show you some of the advice being given about this and also what other people have been doing to try […]

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What Do Processed Foods Do To Our Health?

When extra sugar, salt and fat is added to our food, it can cause some undesirable results. If we have a diet consisting mainly of these types of foods it can cause rapid weight gain, dehydration and increased risk of diabetes, as well as more sweat, body odour, bad breath, headaches, lethargy and fatigue. This […]

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The Internet Says YES to Processed Food

The other side of the argument from my previous post ‘The Internet Says NO to Processed Food’ says that processed foods are A-Okay! The discussions falling on this side hold the beliefs that processed foods are cheap, plentiful, have wide variety, provide a different kind of nutrition not available in ‘whole foods’ and are more […]

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The Internet Says NO to Processed Food

One popular opinion appearing again and again online is that processed food should be avoided as much as possible. There seems to be a lot of deiscussions and reasoning for this view, some being that processed foods are bad for you due to increased risk of diabetes, weight gain, cost to the environment from the […]

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We need to talk about Processed Food.

Human diet has long been a topic of debate. It seems everyone has a different idea of what is good for you with regard to food, for your great aunties home recipe of ‘triple lard’ – to your hip vegan friend, everyone has something to say on it.   With progression of technology and communication […]

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