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Your Day in Health: August 31

Free food at Chipotle in September!

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Your Day in Health: August 31

Free food at Chipotle in September!

Business Insider: Chipotle is Giving Away More Free Food and Drinks — Here's How to Get Some

"Customers with a valid student ID who purchase a burrito, bowl, tacos, or salad at the chain can receive a free fountain drink or iced tea all September. Free drinks do not include beer, margaritas, or bottled drinks, and they can be picked up only with in-person purchases. The chain is also offering free kids meals every Sunday in September with the purchase of an adult meal. The offer applies only to children ages 12 and under, and it also applies only to in-store orders." Read full story.

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THE ATLANTIC: The U.S. Is Now Eating And Wasting Twice As Much Food As It Did In 1975

"Americans ate an average of 1,999 calories per day in 1975. That’s according to the USDA, which released updated data this month that says we’re now up to 2,481. That increase has come with soaring rates of cardiovascular disease and diabetes, the fiscal cost of which is inordinate." Read full story.

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REUTERS: Want To Detect Gluten On The Go? There's A Device For That

"A California startup has developed a portable technology that will allow consumers to test their food for gluten on the go." Read full story.

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