UC Berkeley Researchers Uncover Link Between Sense Of Smell, Burning CaloriesResearchers at UC Berkeley have uncovered a link between the sense of smell and burning calories, in a study of genetically engineered mice.
The Tour de France - In Terms of Jelly DonutsElite cyclists burn up to 32 per day in energy...
Is Taco Bell-Pizza Hut’s Ingredient Re-Branding Creating The Illusion Of Natural Food?The parent company of Taco Bell and Pizza Hut are eliminating artificial flavors and colors from some menu items. However, your Mountain Dew Baja Blast and Dorito Loco taco shells will look just as unnaturally colored as ever.
Is Pizza As Bad For Kids As Sugary Drinks?A new study finds kids and teens are getting more calories from pizza than anything else they eat -- besides dessert.
Vessyl 'Smart Cup' Knows What's Poured Into It, Helps Users Track Nutrition DataA San Francisco company has created a cup that knows what’s poured into it.
Restaurant Calorie Information Makes A Difference To DinersA 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.
KFC Double-Down Takes On Bay Area Organic, Gluten-Free, Vegetarian FareThe national promotion may be over, but secret San Francisco locations still serve it.
New Look Proposed For Nutrition Labels Will Highlight Calories and SugarThe 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.
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?
'Daily Show' To Poke Fun At San Francisco's Fast Food Toy BanSan 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.”