SCIENCE DAILY: Pizza, Burgers and the Like—A Single High-fat Meal Can Damage the Metabolism
"The global proliferation of overweight and obese people and people with type 2 diabetes is often associated with the consumption of saturated fats. Scientists have found that even the one-off consumption of a greater amount of palm oil reduces the body's sensitivity to insulin and causes increased fat deposits as well as changes in the energy metabolism of the liver." Read full story.
DELISH: Publix Just Changed Its Free Deli Meat Policy And People Are Freaking Out
"The days when you could go to the deli counter at your local Publix and have a free slice of meat offered up to you—simply by requesting a cut that's a little thinner or perhaps a bit thicker—are no longer. Now if you want that sample slice of meat for free, you have to speak up and ask for it." Read full story.
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YAHOO!: McDonald's to Cut Prices on Drinks as Industry Slumps
"McDonald’s Corp., reeling from an industrywide restaurant slump and slowing growth from its all-day breakfast push, is looking to beverages to help perk up the business. The world’s biggest food-service company, which last year focused its advertising on cheeseburgers and chicken sandwiches, plans to offer $1 sodas and $2 McCafe specialty drinks across the U.S." Read full story.