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Study: Action-Packed TV Might Make You Snack More

Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That’s the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.

09/10/2014

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Study: Eating Speeds Can Affect Calorie Consumption

According to a new study, the percentage of those who are obese more than doubled over the past 30 years.

12/31/2013

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Study: Watching Scary Movies Burns Calories

From Atkins to South Beach, diet trends are nothing new to the American Populace. However, researchers from across the pond may have found a brand new way to shed pounds – watching horror movies.

11/04/2012

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Soda Industry: Vending Machines Will Show Calories

As criticism over sugary sodas intensifies, Coke, Pepsi and Dr Pepper are rolling out new vending machines that will put calorie counts right at your fingertips.

10/08/2012

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