Portion Distortion! Do You Know How Food Portions Have Changed in 20 Years?
Anyone eating on the run or at restaurants has probably noticed that food portions have gotten larger. Some portions are called "super size," while others have simply grown in size and provide enough food for at least two people. With this growth have come increases in waistlines and body weight.
To see if you know how today's portions compare to the portions available 20 years ago, quiz yourself...You will also learn about the amount of physical activity required to burn off the extra calories provided by today's portions.
A bagel 20 years ago was 3 inches in diameter and had 140 calories. How many calories do you think are in today's bagel?
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comScore: 60% OF CONSUMERS RESEARCHING WEIGHT LOSS USE THE INTERNET
comScore Pharmaceutical Solutions today released an analysis of consumers' use of the Internet as a resource for researching weight loss information. According to the study, 60 percent of weight loss researchers now utilize the Internet to find condition-specific information, including options for healthy eating/ nutrition, and details on specific weight loss programs and diets. Additionally, more than half (53 percent) report visiting a Web site specifically for information on weight loss drugs.