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Teens Notice but Ignore Fast-Food Calorie Info

Posted on Feb 21, 2011 in Uncategorized

By Todd Neale, Staff Writer, MedPage Today Published: February 17, 2011 Reviewed by Robert Jasmer, MD; Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco. E Posting calorie information does not appear to have any effect on what children and adolescents choose to eat at fast-food restaurants, a small study suggests. Even after the implementation of mandatory calorie labeling by New York City at chain restaurants in July 2008, the average number of calories purchased by parents or caregivers of young children and adolescents at popular fast-food chains did not...

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