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4 in 5 Britons carry on eating even when they are full

August 12th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): 'Finish what's on your plate' doesn't seem like such a great idea anymore, especially if you are full. In fact, the very same rule could be making us ... Read more...

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McDonald’s scores hat-trick at Oz Fame, Shame Awards

November 17th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, November 17 (ANI): Fast-food giant McDonald's was named the most irresponsible creator of food promotions in three out of four categories at Australia's annual children's food marketing Fame and Shame Awards.The ... Read more...

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TV bombards kids with unhealthy food ads

November 5th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): Wondering how TV exposure leads to obesity in children? Well, then pay closer attention to the commercials, suggests a new study.In the study, researchers at the University of ... Read more...

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Quiznos to give away a million subs or free coupons?

February 26th, 2009 - 11:12 am ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Quiznos is a fast-food restaurant franchise. The second-largest submarine sandwich shop chain in North America, after Subway.The fast-food chain announced that it will give away one million subs via their ... Read more...

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