TITLE

No easy answer to controlling caloric intake from ‘super-sized’ meals

AUTHOR(S)
Joffe, Alain
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Oct2007, Vol. 92 Issue 10, p935
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the study about the control of caloric intake from super-sized meals in fast food chains in Great Britain. He highlights disagreement on the study which assessed that mean calorie consumption did not differ significantly during the three eating conditions. The author suggests that teaching portion control and recommendation of slower eating rates are unlikely to help in controlling caloric intake on fast food chains.
ACCESSION #
27151391

 

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