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Chains' meal calories found higher than stated

Posted on Jan 8, 2010 in Uncategorized

Michael Hill, Associated Press Dieters can’t believe everything they read: The food at many popular chain restaurants and in the freezer section of the supermarket may contain a lot more calories than advertised. A study of 10 chain restaurants, including Wendy’s and P.F. Chang’s, found that the number of calories in 29 meals or other items was an average of 18 percent higher than listed. Researchers involved in the study said most of the discrepancies can be explained by variations in ingredients and sizes. The study, published in this month’s Journal of the American...

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