The Independent

The obesity culprit: fast food

Jennifer Maciuba, Staff writer

September 26, 2006

The perception of the number calories in fast food is skewed in the American mind, as found by a study recently published by the Annals of Internal Medicine and reported by msnbc.com. People, in general, seem to have an easier time guessing the number of calories in a portion when it is smaller. The study also states that...

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