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2013-05-23 11:41:04

Girls and obese youth 70-80 percent more likely to use information than boys and youth with a healthy BMI A new study published online today (Thursday) in the Journal of Public Health has found that of young people who visited fast food or chain restaurants in the U.S. in 2010, girls and youth who were obese were more likely to use calorie information given in the restaurants to inform their food choices. It also found that young people eating at fast food or chain restaurants twice a week...

2013-05-22 23:01:17

Girls and obese youth 70-80% more likely to use information than boys and youth with a healthy BMI. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 22, 2013 A new study published online today (Thursday) in the Journal of Public Health has found that of young people who visited fast food or chain restaurants in the U.S. in 2010, girls and youth who were obese were more likely to use calorie information given in the restaurants to inform their food choices. It also found that young people eating at fast food or...

2013-05-14 23:26:18

The company will serve Vietnamese, Korean, Thai, Chinese, Mexican and Continental sandwiches (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 The leading sandwich outlet, Super sandwich has gone global by introducing a menu that will include recipes from all around the world. The company launched the new menu on May 5, 2013, marking the completion of one year of its establishment. The management organized a gala event to mark the occasion, where customers were served complementary sandwiches of their choice. The...

2013-05-14 23:20:12

Retail Versions of Fancy Ketchup, Spicy Ketchup, Original Mustard Available at All H-E-B Stores by Saturday, May 25. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 Following unprecedented buzz about Whataburger´s popular condiments coming to an H-E-B store near you, the two Texas companies announced today Fancy Ketchup, Spicy Ketchup and Original Mustard should arrive in stores just prior to the Memorial Day weekend by Saturday, May 25. The highly anticipated Whatatfries product – a potato...

First Test Tube Burger To Be Served Up Next Month
2013-05-13 14:50:18

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online In the summer of 2011, Mark Post, a professor of physiology at Maastricht University in the Netherlands, made headlines when he first began to discuss the real possibilities of creating a test tube burger. Though Post claims these burgers will be important to remove some of the dependence humans have on livestock for food, many were unable to get past headlines which bore the phrase “Test-tube Burger.” With some...

Teenagers Consume As Many Calories At Subway As They Do At McDonalds
2013-05-08 13:22:48

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study by researchers from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) has finally proven that just because a restaurant advertises themselves as a healthy alternative, poor choices can make the meals just as unhealthy as other fast food eateries. This study, published May 6 in the Journal of Adolescent Health, found that teenagers may end up eating nearly as many calories in a meal at Subway as a meal at...

Quality Of US Fast Food Still Abysmal
2013-05-07 12:08:12

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In 2011, fast-food giant McDonald´s announced the debut of "Commitments to Offer Improved Nutrition Choices,” a program that aimed to increase focus “on providing nutrition information that enables customers and employees to make simple, informed menu decisions.” However, that campaign and others like it from the Golden Arches´ fast food competitors has failed to provide Americans with healthy menu options,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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