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#Calories

# calories - Friday 20 September, 2019

Calories on menus 'make people order and eat less food'
# ESRI
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# ESRI

Calories on menus 'make people order and eat less food'

Sep 20th 2019, 6:05 AM 9,219 Views 19 Comments

Calorie counters on menus caused a 37% drop in calories consumed, according to an ESRI study.

# calories - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

The average commuter adds 800 calories a week to their diet, a new report has found
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# Commuting

The average commuter adds 800 calories a week to their diet, a new report has found

Aug 24th 2016, 10:39 PM 24,194 Views 36 Comments

Research from the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) suggests that people who commute for long periods of time are potentially “shortening their lives”.

# calories - Monday 7 December, 2015

Restaurants are going to be made put calorie counts on menus
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# Count Em Up

Restaurants are going to be made put calorie counts on menus

Dec 7th 2015, 2:26 PM 10,896 Views 82 Comments

Leo’s getting tough.

# calories - Monday 16 November, 2015

Your Indian takeaway dinner has a LOT more food in it than one person should be eating
# Friday Treat
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# Friday Treat

Your Indian takeaway dinner has a LOT more food in it than one person should be eating

Nov 16th 2015, 8:27 AM 23,467 Views 44 Comments

And you might want to check how much fat, salt, and calories is in it.

# calories - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

So, just how many calories are in Starbucks' new Christmas drinks?
# Calories
From The Daily Edge
# Calories

So, just how many calories are in Starbucks' new Christmas drinks?

Nov 10th 2015, 5:08 PM 8,059 Views 0 Comments

You might think twice before asking for a grande hot chocolate…

# calories - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Calorie counts on menus: "It's the Irish Water of the food industry"
# Cals Cals Cals
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# Cals Cals Cals

Calorie counts on menus: "It's the Irish Water of the food industry"

Oct 10th 2015, 8:15 AM 18,886 Views 76 Comments

Not everyone is happy about the introduction of mandatory calories on menus.

# calories - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

The food sector wants to sell us more for greater profits – but we need to consume less
# Opinion
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# Opinion

The food sector wants to sell us more for greater profits – but we need to consume less

Jun 30th 2015, 4:20 PM 66 Views 21 Comments

For the first time in human history our biggest killers are not pathogens, at least in the Western world, but illnesses created by poor diet and the drive to consume more calories.

# calories - Friday 5 June, 2015

Here's why nutritional information on children's sweets is actually for adults
# Gda
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# Gda

Here's why nutritional information on children's sweets is actually for adults

Jun 5th 2015, 8:15 PM 14,198 Views 16 Comments

And it’s going to stay that way.

# calories - Saturday 18 April, 2015

The EU wants you to know there's the same calories in a glass of wine as a slice of cake
# Make Mine A Single
From TheJournal.ie
# Make Mine A Single

The EU wants you to know there's the same calories in a glass of wine as a slice of cake

Apr 18th 2015, 10:15 AM 11,436 Views 40 Comments

Some companies have said they will voluntarily list the calorie count on their beers.

# calories - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Can You Guess Which Food Has The Most Calories?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

Can You Guess Which Food Has The Most Calories?

Apr 12th 2015, 8:15 PM 17,226 Views 14 Comments

There may be some surprises in here.

# calories - Saturday 11 April, 2015

These are America's most unhealthy restaurant foods
# American Girths
From TheJournal.ie
# American Girths

These are America's most unhealthy restaurant foods

Apr 11th 2015, 6:00 PM 46,617 Views 55 Comments

Heading Stateside and want to avoid weight gain? Steer clear of these.

# calories - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Here's how long it will take you to burn off those pancakes...
# Feel The Burn
From The Daily Edge
# Feel The Burn

Here's how long it will take you to burn off those pancakes...

Feb 17th 2015, 3:45 PM 15,933 Views 5 Comments

Sorry to be the bearer of bad news.

# calories - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Telling a fat person to diet is 'like asking a person who's bleeding to avoid sharp objects'
# Obesity
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# Obesity

Telling a fat person to diet is 'like asking a person who's bleeding to avoid sharp objects'

Feb 12th 2015, 6:30 AM 23,911 Views 87 Comments

Experts have said obesity can not be cured with dieting and exercise alone.

# calories - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Turns out that health advice about cutting fats from your diet is flawed
# Lack Of Evidence
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# Lack Of Evidence

Turns out that health advice about cutting fats from your diet is flawed

Feb 10th 2015, 6:30 AM 16,651 Views 69 Comments

New research has found that the past advice lacked any solid trial evidence.

# calories - Friday 6 February, 2015

8 glorious foods that are deceptively high in calories
# Calories
From The Daily Edge
# Calories

8 glorious foods that are deceptively high in calories

Feb 6th 2015, 9:31 PM 22,491 Views 11 Comments

Take a deep breath.

# calories - Thursday 5 February, 2015

It's happening: calories will be printed on all menus in restaurants and takeaways
# Magic Number
From TheJournal.ie
# Magic Number

It's happening: calories will be printed on all menus in restaurants and takeaways

Feb 5th 2015, 11:15 PM 38,009 Views 143 Comments

The Health Minister says some salads contain more calories than a burger meal.

# calories - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Calorie labelling on alcohol could soon be mandatory
# Make Mine A Single
From TheJournal.ie
# Make Mine A Single

Calorie labelling on alcohol could soon be mandatory

Nov 4th 2014, 8:38 PM 10,174 Views 30 Comments

Is it a good or bad idea?

# calories - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

How to put on five kilos of muscle
# Fitness
# Fitness

How to put on five kilos of muscle

Oct 22nd 2014, 11:27 AM 7,630 Views 3 Comments

Devour the carbs after training and more useful nuggets of information.

# calories - Friday 25 April, 2014

Passing your drinking 'tipping point' can result in taking in a whopping 6,300 extra calories
# Binge
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# Binge

Passing your drinking 'tipping point' can result in taking in a whopping 6,300 extra calories

Apr 25th 2014, 7:45 AM 17,712 Views 24 Comments

Around half of drinkers surveyed said that passing their tipping point of units caused them to make unhealthy choices with food and to drink more than planned.

# calories - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Website for restaurants to calculate calories launched by Food Safety Authority
# Menucal.ie
From TheJournal.ie
# Menucal.ie

Website for restaurants to calculate calories launched by Food Safety Authority

Apr 9th 2014, 10:52 AM 8,259 Views 25 Comments

This information could appear on menus in all food outlets.

# calories - Monday 17 March, 2014

This burger joint claims that it can give customers a heart attack
# Ribsticker
From TheJournal.ie
# Ribsticker

This burger joint claims that it can give customers a heart attack

Mar 17th 2014, 7:00 PM 32,438 Views 51 Comments

Here’s what it’s like to eat at the Heart Attack Grill. Yes, it’s in Las Vegas.

# calories - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

TDs and Senators will be able to count their calories when they return tomorrow
# Calories
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# Calories

TDs and Senators will be able to count their calories when they return tomorrow

Sep 17th 2013, 3:46 PM 4,948 Views 39 Comments

As TDs and Senators return to Leinster House tomorrow they’ll be looking at just how many calories they’re consuming.

# calories - Friday 12 July, 2013

How to burn 200 calories... without exercising
# Work It
From The Daily Edge
# Work It

How to burn 200 calories... without exercising

Jul 12th 2013, 4:30 PM 2,450 Views 1 Comment

Did you know you can burn calories by gettin’ the shift? And here are loads more ways.

# calories - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Column: US alcohol companies are proposing nutrition labels for booze, should we follow suit?
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Column: US alcohol companies are proposing nutrition labels for booze, should we follow suit?

Jun 11th 2013, 7:30 PM 3 Views 24 Comments

US alcohol manufacturers might soon reveal calorie content and other nutritional information on bottles and cans, should Ireland do likewise? asks Molly Garboden.

# calories - Saturday 25 May, 2013

McDonald's creates its highest calorie menu item ever
# Mega Potato
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# Mega Potato

McDonald's creates its highest calorie menu item ever

May 25th 2013, 5:00 PM 48,814 Views 81 Comments

It’s called the Mega Potato and it’s only available in Japan. Soz.

# calories - Saturday 18 May, 2013

Here’s how ‘healthy’ foods could make you put on more weight
# Food
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# Food

Here’s how ‘healthy’ foods could make you put on more weight

May 18th 2013, 7:15 AM 23,304 Views 63 Comments

SafeFood says many people eat larger portions than recommended if a meal is advertised as having low or reduced fat.

# calories - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Calorie counts coming to Leinster House
# Calorie Counting
From TheJournal.ie
# Calorie Counting

Calorie counts coming to Leinster House

Apr 4th 2013, 5:10 PM 7,365 Views 38 Comments

The coming months will see the calorie content of menu items being listed in the Leinster House complex.

# calories - Monday 17 December, 2012

Average man will eat 6,000 calories on Christmas day
# Burp
From TheJournal.ie
# Burp

Average man will eat 6,000 calories on Christmas day

Dec 17th 2012, 1:30 PM 10,766 Views 31 Comments

Dustin the Turkey is warning of the toll this can have on men’s health, as 88 per cent of men say they will over-eat, while 41 per cent will suffer from heartburn and indigestion.

# calories - Monday 1 October, 2012

How many people does one Chinese takeaway meal feed?
# Nom
From TheJournal.ie
# Nom

How many people does one Chinese takeaway meal feed?

Oct 1st 2012, 10:45 AM 22,289 Views 47 Comments

A new report from safefood reveals that an average portion of prawn crackers contains 608 calories – and that’s (literally) just for starters.

# calories - Monday 26 March, 2012

Irish Heart Foundation warns public over 'quick-fix' diets
# Dieting
From TheJournal.ie
# Dieting

Irish Heart Foundation warns public over 'quick-fix' diets

Mar 26th 2012, 3:36 PM 4,435 Views 5 Comments

Those hoping to lose weight have been warned about over-the-counter meal replacement products, with experts saying that a slow approach is the only way to lose weight successfully and keep it off.

# calories - Monday 27 February, 2012

Thinking about ordering a pizza later? You might want to think again...
# Calorie Count
From TheJournal.ie
# Calorie Count

Thinking about ordering a pizza later? You might want to think again...

Feb 27th 2012, 9:52 AM 16,106 Views 57 Comments

New research has found that the average 12-inch pizza can contain more than the total recommended daily calorie intake for one day. Uh-oh.

# calories - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Dieticians revise calorie calculations: it's now twice as tough to lose weight
# Dieting
From The Daily Edge
# Dieting

Dieticians revise calorie calculations: it's now twice as tough to lose weight

Feb 21st 2012, 9:53 AM 5,279 Views 15 Comments

US scientists say the previous formula – where cutting 500 calories a day meant losing 1lb a week – was too generous.

# calories - Monday 5 September, 2011

McDonald's has no plans for calorie counts on Irish menus
# Calories
From TheJournal.ie
# Calories

McDonald's has no plans for calorie counts on Irish menus

Sep 5th 2011, 10:04 AM 954 Views 21 Comments

From Wednesday, McDonald’s restaurants in the UK will display calorie counts on their menu boards but there are no plans to do it here.

# calories - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

Lose two stone in 10 weeks: just eat sweets
# Shedding Pounds
From The Daily Edge
# Shedding Pounds

Lose two stone in 10 weeks: just eat sweets

Nov 10th 2010, 8:05 AM 531 Views 0 Comments

An American nutrition professor eats nothing but ‘Twinkie’ bars for 10 weeks – and loses 27 pounds.