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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...

Restaurants, Processed Foods Still Exceed Recommended Daily Nutritional Limits
2013-05-14 09:03:39

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Efforts to reduce sodium in processed food and fast food have been slow and inconsistent, and menu offerings at many independent and small chain restaurants often times contain two to three times the recommended caloric needs of an individual adult for a single meal, according to two research papers published Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine. In one study, Dr. Michael F. Jacobson, Executive Director of the Center for...

2013-05-13 23:31:39

Burn The Fat is a brand new method created Tom Venuto, who claims to help people burn body fat and transform their body in just 49 days. A full Burn The Fat review on the site Vkool.com indicates if the method is worth using. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 12, 2013 Burn The Fast is the latest weight loss method developed by Tom Venuto that claims to help people burn body fat. With this method, users can lose body fat quickly without having to take pills, suffering from extreme diet and spending...

Americans Still Consume Too Much Sugar Despite Improving Trends
2013-05-02 14:25:21

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While the trends appear to be improving over time, Americans still consume too much sugar, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Scientists at the CDC found that 13 percent of all calories consumed by American adults come from sugar. However, that figure represents an improving trend as 18 percent of total calories came from sugar in 1999-2000 and 14.6 percent of total calories came from...

Adding Exercise Requirements To Menus Reduces Calorie Consumption
2013-04-24 18:22:55

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online What if a fast food restaurant told you it would take two hours of brisk walking to burn off one of their quarter-pound, double cheeseburgers? According to a new study from researchers at Texas Christian University, if diners were told how much exercise is required to burn off calories from menu items — they would tend to order less. The study also found providing nutritional information on menus does not necessarily lead...

2013-04-06 23:04:16

The scientific world has long known that there is a link between physical and mental energy, the feeling of well-being that a high level of energy gives, and the positive effect this has on the ability to achieve more at work, to enjoy more fulfilling relationships and even to live longer. The question is how to measure these energy levels - there are no online tests that can do this, but a team from Amsterdam, Netherlands have just introduced the Total Energy Test which could change this....

2013-04-05 23:00:40

The 1,000 Calorie Challenge is the rapid fat loss program written by Arnel Ricafranca and Joel Marion, who claim to help people reduce body fat quickly. A full The 1,000 Calorie Challenge review on the site Vkool.com indicates if the program is helpful for people to use. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) April 05, 2013 The 1,000 Calorie Challenge is a new and rapid fat loss system created by Arnel Ricafranca and Joel Marion, who promise to help people lose fat quickly. This new program can stop people...

2013-03-14 16:17:13

A little-noticed provision of the Affordable Care Act requires all chain restaurants and retail food establishments with 20 or more locations to list calorie counts on their menus. But according to research co-written by a University of Illinois agricultural economist, numeric calorie labels might not be the most effective way to influence patrons to select “healthier” (often interpreted as lower-calorie) items. Brenna Ellison, a professor of agricultural and consumer...


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