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The 'Vessyl' cup offers users nutritional data on whatever is poured into it. (CBS)

Vessyl ‘Smart Cup’ Knows What’s Poured Into It, Helps Users Track Nutrition Data

A San Francisco company has created a cup that knows what’s poured into it.

10/06/2014

Restaurant Calorie Information Makes a Difference to Diners

Restaurant Calorie Information Makes A Difference To Diners

A first-of-its kind study by the Centers for Disease Control finds that six-out-of-ten diners who are aware of calorie counts take them into consideration when placing their order.

07/11/2014

Double Down still sold in some places, like the Taco Bell-KFC on Ocean Avenue in San Francisco

KFC Double-Down Takes On Bay Area Organic, Gluten-Free, Vegetarian Fare

The national promotion may be over, but secret San Francisco locations still serve it.

05/27/2014

A food label that emphasizes fat.

New Look Proposed For Nutrition Labels Will Highlight Calories and Sugar

The number for calories will be getting bigger, and a new category for added sugars will be included on the “Nutrition Facts” labels that appear on most food packages.

02/27/2014

(CBS)

Good Question: How Accurate Are Calorie Counts On Menus?

California law now requires chain restaurants to post nutritional information on their menus. John Gilleran asked this Good Question: How do consumers know the nutritional information on menus is accurate?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/23/2011

McDonalds Happy Meal. (AP)

‘Daily Show’ To Poke Fun At San Francisco’s Fast Food Toy Ban

San Francisco’s legislation prohibiting toys from fast-food meals that don’t meet certain nutritional standards may get a light-hearted skewering soon on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.”

CBS San Francisco–12/03/2010

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