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Your Day in Health: August 5

"Unlimited fries" at McDonald's has started...

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Your Day in Health: August 5

"Unlimited fries" at McDonald's has started...

CBS: "McDonald's of the Future" Opens — with Unlimited Fries

"In St. Joseph, Missouri, the new McDonald's was packed with curious customers, according to the Kansas City Star. That was likely due not only to interest in the fast-food restaurant's new look, but also the offer of unlimited french fries." Read full story.

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Fast Company: The Epic Fight Over How to Label "Natural" Foods

"The FDA recently ended a public comment period—a length of time during which the agency accepts letters from the public—when they took input on what their definition of 'natural foods' should be. But different industry players have very different definitions of what natural and healthy actually mean; many consumers aren’t too sure either and it will take quite some time for the FDA to come up with its own answers." Read full story.

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NYTIMES: Breast-Fed Babies May Have Longer Telomeres, Tied to Longevity

"Breast-fed babies have healthier immune systems, score higher on I.Q. tests and may be less prone to obesity than other babies. Now new research reveals another possible difference in breast-fed babies: They may have longer telomeres." Read full story.

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