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Oct
2014

Wonkblog: The surprisingly simple way to get people to stop buying soda

When people know how much exercise a soda costs, they tend to leave it on the shelf.

20
Oct
2014

Frozen Meal Eaters Consume 253 Fewer Calories per Day, Less Fat and Get More Nutrients per Day Compared to Fast Food …

ATLANTA, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Finding time to eat well doesn't mean you have to resort to eating out or going through the drive through during this busy fall season. New data analysis, supported …

20
Oct
2014

Fast-track weight loss no less effective than slow

Over the long term, fast-track and slow-track dieters are equally likely to regain most of the weight they lost.

20
Oct
2014

Scientists call for exercise data to be printed on food and drinks packaging … – Daily Mail


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Scientists call for exercise data to be printed on food and drinks packaging
Daily Mail
If you knew you would need to go for a four-mile run to burn off the calories you have consumed, would you drink a bottle of Coca-Cola? Scientists are calling for exercise data to be printed on packaging – because they think calorific information is
Are new soda products any healthier?WJXT Jacksonville

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Oct
2014

Biggest chain restaurants are voluntarily cutting calories – Washington Post


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Biggest chain restaurants are voluntarily cutting calories
Washington Post
Menus of America, you've been slimming down. The largest chain restaurants in the United States, including McDonald's and Applebee's, have significantly reduced the calories in their newest items, according to findings published in October's American …
Calorie Counts Come Down at RestaurantsWall Street Journal
Fast-Food Chains Are Cutting Calories, But Does Anyone Care?TIME
Restaurants Shave Calories Off New Menu ItemsNPR (blog)
ABC News (blog) -Boston Globe -WebMD
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Oct
2014

New Research Points to Popcorn and Frozen Meals for Cutting Calories – MarketWatch

New Research Points to Popcorn and Frozen Meals for Cutting Calories
MarketWatch
These research studies, led by Kristin Reimers, PhD, RD, ConAgra Foods, reveal that popcorn and frozen meals are more satiating than snack and meal replacement bars. In fact, in the case of the frozen meal study, participants consumed fewer calories daily.

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Oct
2014

Love pasta but worry about calories? Just reheat and eat! – Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times
Love pasta but worry about calories? Just reheat and eat!
Hindustan Times
Love pasta but hate to add those extra kilos around your waist? Cool it down and reheat it again. By doing so, it will change the structure of the pasta into resistant starch which means less fat, says a new study. Shutterstock. "Once starchy foods
Is reheated pasta really healthier? What you need to knowToday.com
Reheated pasta turns healthier, absorbed as fiberhelpmeoutDOC News – A consistent flow of medical news

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Oct
2014

Women Use Less Calories Than Men; Let’s Send Ladies to Mars – The Mary Sue


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Women Use Less Calories Than Men; Let's Send Ladies to Mars
The Mary Sue
Since her data was collected by sensor armbands, she also had access to estimates of caloric expenditure, and found that “it was rare for a woman on crew to burn 2,000 calories in a day and common for male crew members to exceed 3,000,” even when …
The First Mission to Mars Should Be Manned With All WomenSlate Magazine
Why the first mission to Mars should only have female astronautsNational Post

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