July 6, 2012
" Everything from the humble bagel to a slice of pepperoni pizza has more than doubled in size and calories over the last two decades. Back in McDonald’s early days, until the mid-1950s, soda was sold in 12-ounce servings; now a “small” soda under the Golden Arches contains 16 ounces and a large has 32 ounces — with more than 300 calories.” Read the full post at Boston.com >

" Everything from the humble bagel to a slice of pepperoni pizza has more than doubled in size and calories over the last two decades. Back in McDonald’s early days, until the mid-1950s, soda was sold in 12-ounce servings; now a “small” soda under the Golden Arches contains 16 ounces and a large has 32 ounces — with more than 300 calories.” Read the full post at Boston.com >

March 28, 2012
Weight loss advice circa 1960: eat sugar, lose weight.

(via HuffingtonPost.com)

March 20, 2012
Healthy isn’t…

…a large “Gotta Have It” Coldstone PB&C Shake. It has 2,010 calories, 131 g of fat, 68 g of saturated fat, and 153 g of sugar. (via Yahoo! Health)

(Yahoo! Health)

March 9, 2012
Cupcake ATMs open 24 hours a day.

Sprinkles Cupcakes recently unveiled the very first cupcake ATM, making it even easier for passerbyers and locals to satisfy late-night cravings with cupcakes (some containing nearly 500 calories).

Read the full article at HuffingtonPost.com >

March 9, 2012
Pepsi and coke trying to avoid cancer warning label.

(MSN.com)

After a California law demanding that drinks with certain levels of carcinogens print a cancer warning on their cans, Coke and Pepsi are adjusting their formulas to avoid the warning label.

Read the full article at MSN.com >

March 8, 2012
Healthy isn’t…

…an 840-calorie McDonald’s Shamrock Shake.

(McDonald’s Twitter)