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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.

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Junk Food May Impair Memory And Spatial Recognition In Just One Week

By | Mon, 12/23/2013 - 16:11

A diet high in fat and sugar may lead to cognitive impairments in as little as one week.

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Indonesian 'Smoking Baby' Drops 40-A-Day Habit For Junk Food

By | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 12:21

Aldi Rizal, Indonesia's "smoking baby," has dropped his 40-cigarette a day habit in favor of a high calorie addiction: food.


Physically Demanding Jobs Linked To Unhealthy Eating

By | Thu, 11/07/2013 - 08:59

Researchers find that less educated German adults, especially those with physically demanding jobs, consume more energy-dense foods than their more educated peers.

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Girl Has Only Eaten Junk Food For 16 Years [VIDEO]

By | Wed, 11/06/2013 - 15:51

Faye Campbell, a 21-year-old girl, has eaten only junk food for 16 years due to food phobia.


Star Athletes Pushing Junk Food, Sugary Drinks: Has The Wheaties Era Come To An End?

By | Tue, 10/08/2013 - 10:40

Star athletes are chugging soda and guzzling Gatorade for millions of dollars. Are kids at risk?

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Eating Junk Food Increases Risk Of Depression In Middle-Aged Men

By | Tue, 09/17/2013 - 15:55

Middle-aged men who regularly consume junk food face a higher risk of developing depression symptoms.


KFC Japan To Sell Deep-Fried Soup: Wait… How Do You Fry A Liquid?

By | Mon, 09/02/2013 - 15:30

KFC Japan is releasing a deep-fried version of corn potage, a brand of popular soup.


French Fries Vending Machine Installed In Belgium: That’s Right… French Fries!

By | Thu, 08/22/2013 - 14:18

An automatic machine in Belgium serves up a batch of French fries in 90 seconds.

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Unhealthy Foods: Twinkies And 7 Other Worst Junk Foods On The 7-Eleven Shelf [SLIDESHOW]

By | Mon, 06/24/2013 - 17:49

Find out why you should avoid “the sweetest comeback” of Twinkies and other unhealthy foods on the 7-Eleven shelf.

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Where to Buy Nabisco's New Watermelon Oreos, Just In Time For Summer Cookouts

By | Wed, 06/19/2013 - 12:10

Nabisco's release of the Watermelon Oreo has cookie lovers questioning this combination of fruit flavoring and junk food.

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Babies Born Addicted To Junk Food: How Poor Eating Habits During Pregnancy Can Hurt Your Child

By | Tue, 04/30/2013 - 11:53

The one time not to start your child early: A new study finds that a pregnant mother's consumption of junk food can determine her future child's eating habits.

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Banning Food Advertising to Children: Experts Call for Regulations on Junk Food Commercials

By | Thu, 03/21/2013 - 21:05

Banning food advertising to children is the goal of Canadian obesity epidemic experts. No more junk food commercials for kids?

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Junk Food Junkies: Pregnant Women’s Diets Can Cause Snack Addiction in Unborn Babies

By | Fri, 03/01/2013 - 17:36

A mother’s junk food habit can predispose her children to junk food addiction.

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Fast Food Diet Linked to Asthma and Eczema in Kids

By | Mon, 01/14/2013 - 11:07

Eating fast food three or more times a week may significantly raise the risk of severe asthma and eczema in children and especially teenagers.