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Consumers Don't Follow Fast Food Calorie Posts When Ordering: Study
2013-11-16 06:21:42

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from New York University's (NYU) Langone Medical Center reveals that posting the calorie content of menu items at major fast-food chains in Philadelphia, per federal law, does not change purchasing habits or decrease the number of calories that those customers consume. The new findings, reported at the Obesity Society's annual scientific meeting this week, echo those conducted by the same team among low-income...

Americans Now Drinking More Water, Eating Healthier Food: Report
2013-11-01 12:25:47

[ Watch the Video: Healthier Eating Habits In America Are Getting Better ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Americans are choosing water over soda and fresh fruit and vegetables over drive thru burgers and fries, according to a new report from research firm NPD Group. Out of the top ten beverages and foods preferred by Americans, soda is listed at number four behind sandwiches, fruits and vegetables. Potatoes and salty snacks also show up low on the list at...

2013-10-15 23:30:21

The World's Fastest Drive Thru® eliminates discrimination against people who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing at the drive thru window. Troy, Michigan (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 The World's Fastest Drive Thru® has recently reached the 100 location milestone and is accelerating. The touchscreen drive thru kiosk, manufactured and marketed by NEXTEP SYSTEMS, was specifically developed for Quick Service Restaurants to speed production and reduce communication errors between...

Word of the Day
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'