Nutrition

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New FDA Rules Will Put Calorie Labels On Nearly Everything

Like it or not, calorie counts are coming to restaurant menus, convenience store sandwiches and more as the Food and Drug Administration announced new calorie labeling rules on Tuesday.

11/26/2014

New survey finds those who dine out six or more times a week likelier to be overweight and lack some important nutrients. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: People Who Frequently Dine Out At Higher Risk For Gaining Weight

New survey finds those who dine out six or more times a week likelier to be overweight and lack some important nutrients.

10/19/2014

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‘Eating Smart’ With High-Tech Utensils

We all know losing weight takes more than just a diet. Now even your fork and plate are being engineered to help you slim down.

10/02/2014

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Study Says Home-Packed Lunches Less Nutritious Than School-Made Meals

A new study finds that what parents pack from home is often much worse than what’s offered at school.

09/03/2014

Food allergies affecting children cost the U.S. nearly $25 billion in lost work productivity, special medical care and parents having to stay out of the workforce. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Grants To Fund Healthy Habits In Childcare Centers

The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning has been given a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to implement nutrition and exercise programs at childcare centers throughout southeast Georgia.

11/08/2013

File photo of a McDonald's sign, seen next to an American flag. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Going For The Golden Arches – McDonald’s And The Olympics

Exploring the relationship between McDonald’s – both as a food and a brand – and the Olympics.

08/20/2012

San Francisco Votes To Ban McDonalds Happy Meals

Healthier Happy Meals Debut in Atlanta

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC)-How about a healthier Happy Meal? Fast-food giant McDonald’s began adding apple slices to Happy Meals in metro Atlanta Friday, a move designed to appeal to nutrition-conscious consumers and ultimately boost sales. The meals, […]

WAOK-AM–09/18/2011

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