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Government Pushes Back Deadline For Restaurant Menu Labeling Again

A law requiring calorie counts to be posted for most food items that people eat outside of their homes was part of the Affordable Care Act, which passed in 2010. 335 more words

Posting calorie counts really does fight obesity

Until recently, the sophisticated view about calorie labels in restaurants was one of despair: A series of studies suggested that the practice, required by Obamacare and modeled on what has been done in New York and other cities, just doesn’t succeed in promoting healthy food choices and reducing obesity.

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Culture

House Passes Bill Weakening Rules For Menu Calorie Counts In Restaurants

Hey, remember how the Food and Drug Administration gave restaurants a yearlong extension on the deadline for getting their act together regarding calorie counts on menus nationwide? 473 more words

Fda

How to Count Calories to Lose Weight

It is a Number’s Game

Today is the first day of my New Year’s Resolution – to go from 108lbs to 105lbs. Specifically to lose 3lbs and to be realistic (because I do like to eat) I will accomplish that by Jan. 559 more words

What's Trending 11/05/15

What’s Trending: Wednesday, November 5th, 2015

#GwenAndBlake
-Confirmed! Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani are dating!
-Stefani’s rep says, “Gwen and Blake are longtime friends who have very recently started dating. 210 more words

Features

Diners Don’t Care About Calorie Counts, But Restaurants Do

Knowing how many calories are in our fast food cheeseburger may not influence whether we get it anyway, but it might impact how many calories were in the burger in the first place. 542 more words