Fast food chains do not alert their customers to the hazardously high calorie

# Fast food chains do not alert their customers to the

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Fast food chains do not alert their customers to the hazardously high calorie and fat content of the food they offer. They deserve some of the blame for the epidemic of obesity, and lawsuits brought by victims of their toxic food would force these companies to take some responsibility for their dangerous products.

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Do You Know How Food Portions Have Changed in 20 Years? National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Obesity Education Initiative
BAGEL 20 Years Ago Today 140 calories 3-inch diameter How many calories are in this bagel?

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140 calories 3-inch diameter Calorie Difference: 210 calories 350 calories 6-inch diameter BAGEL 20 Years Ago Today
How long will you have to rake leaves in order to burn the extra 210 calories?* *Based on 130-pound person Maintaining a Healthy Weight is a Balancing Act Calories In = Calories Out

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If you rake the leaves for 50 minutes you will burn the extra 210 calories.* *Based on 130-pound person Calories In = Calories Out
CHEESEBURGER 20 Years Ago Today 333 calories How many calories are in today’s cheeseburger?

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Calorie Difference: 687 calories 1,020 calories Carl’s Double Grilled Cheese Bacon Burger CHEESEBURGER 20 Years Ago Today 333 calories
Maintaining a Healthy Weight is a Balancing Act Calories In = Calories Out How long will you have to lift weights in order to burn the extra 687 calories?* *Based on 130-pound person

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If you lift weights for 3 hours, you will burn approximately 687 calories.* *Based on 130-pound person Calories In = Calories Out
SPAGHETTI AND MEATBALLS 20 Years Ago Today 500 calories 1 cup spaghetti with sauce and 3 small meatballs How many calories do you think are in today's portion of spaghetti and meatballs?

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Calorie Difference: 525 calories 1,025 calories 2 cups of pasta with sauce and 3 large meatballs 20 Years Ago Today 500 calories 1 cup spaghetti with sauce and 3 small meatballs SPAGHETTI AND MEATBALLS
How long will you have to houseclean in order to burn the extra 525 calories?* *Based on 130-pound person Maintaining a Healthy Weight is a Balancing Act Calories In = Calories Out

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*Based on 130-pound person If you houseclean for 2 hours and 35 minutes , you will burn approximately 525 calories.* Calories In = Calories Out
FRENCH FRIES 20 Years Ago Today 210 Calories 2.4 ounces How many calories are in today’s portion of fries?

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610 Calories 6.9 ounces Calorie Difference: 400 Calories FRENCH FRIES 20 Years Ago Today 210 Calories 2.4 ounces
How long will you have to walk leisurely in order to burn those extra 400 calories?* *Based on 160-pound person Maintaining a Healthy Weight is a Balancing Act Calories In = Calories Out

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How long will you have to walk leisurely in order to burn those extra 400 calories?* *Based on 160-pound person Maintaining a Healthy Weight is a Balancing Act Calories In = Calories Out
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