Olive Garden

If You Think Olive Garden Is Healthier Than McDonald's, Think Again

By | Sat, 01/11/2014 - 15:28

Researchers explored whether sit-down restaurants like Olive Garden are actually healthier than fast food such as McDonald’s, and found surprising results.

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'Supersizing' Healthy Food May Entice Us To Eat Better

By | Tue, 01/07/2014 - 15:30

Our propensity to not be able to pass up a deal can be used to motivate better eating habits, researchers find.

Big Mac

Science Teacher Eats McDonald’s For 90 Days, Loses 37 Pounds

By | Mon, 01/06/2014 - 13:36

Joe Cisna, a science teacher from Iowa, lost weight after eating McDonald’s for 90 days.


Woman Eats Only Starbucks Food For A Year

By | Fri, 01/03/2014 - 07:14

A Seattle woman named ‘Beautiful Existence’ ate only Starbucks food throughout 2013, hoping to see what would happen to her body.


Fast Food Symbols Spur Impatience, Impair Enjoyment

By | Thu, 11/21/2013 - 17:01

McDonald's and other fast food chains may have a negative effect on your ability to savor the moment, as they emphasize getting things fast.


McDonald’s Frozen McRib Photo Goes Viral: What’s The Frozen Pork Meat Really Made Of?

By | Thu, 11/14/2013 - 15:27

A photo of the frozen McRib has gone viral, and many are questioning what’s in the pork meat.

McDonalds burger

Bootleg American-Inspired Fast Food Pops Up In Iran: ‘Mash Donald’s’, ‘Pizza Hat’ And ‘Subways’

By | Sat, 11/02/2013 - 17:17

Iran has produced a number of 'faux-franchises' that mirror U.S. fast food chains.


Heart Attack Grill Owner: 'My Restaurant's Food Will Kill You' [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/04/2013 - 16:36

Heart Attack Grill founder, Jon Basso, says that his food is not only bad for you, but will also kill you.


KFC Go Cups Turn Cup Holders Into Chicken Dispensers: What Happened To Fast Food’s Health Trend?

By | Wed, 10/02/2013 - 13:28

KFC's latest menu item, Go Cups, cuts against the trend of fast-food restaurants dishing up healthy alternatives.

chicken nuggets

Study Shows Chicken Nuggets Mostly Comprised Of Fat, Not Chicken Meat

By | Sat, 09/28/2013 - 16:53

Researchers studied the autopsy of chicken nuggets from two U.S. food chains and found they contain things other than simply chicken breast.


McDonald's To Offer New Side Of Salad, Fruit, Or Vegetable

By | Fri, 09/27/2013 - 10:12

McDonald's locations around the world will be offering salad, fruit, or vegetables, along with other healthy options.

Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama Calls For Healthier Food Ads To Encourage Better Choices

By | Thu, 09/19/2013 - 15:58

With so many ads during children's TV shows promoting unhealthy foods, Michelle Obama is calling for a shift toward advertising healthier foods.

red plate

Want To Stop Snacking So Much? Try Eating Off A Red Plate

By | Tue, 09/17/2013 - 10:19

Eating snacks off of a red plate — thanks to conditions of "Stop" — could help curb appetite and prevent you from snacking so much.

McDonald's Big Mac

Man Eats Big Macs For Breakfast, Lunch, And Dinner

By | Fri, 09/13/2013 - 16:40

Dennis Rosenlof enjoys a very specific diet that revolves solely around McDonald's Big Macs.

Chick Fil A

Chick-fil-A Offers Free Breakfast To Lucky Customers

By | Wed, 09/04/2013 - 12:42

Chick-fil-A's 'Breakfast On Us' promotion allows lucky customers to enjoy the most important meal of the day for free.