Category Archives: Behavior

Feeling Impatient? Maybe Fast Food is to Blame

We all have heard much about the nutritional issues with lots of fast food… but does fast food also make us more impatient?  A news study from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, featured in an article on, says the “fast food culture”  actually affects our “psychology and behavior”.  The study found that people even exposed even subconsciously to the symbols of fast food did tasks more quickly, even when there was no advantage; people are having a harder time slowing down for their leisure time.   Now we have another health reason to skip McDonald’s for lunch!