Research Roundup

March 2012 Issue

Research Roundup: March 2012

Eating out means higher calorie intake. An assessment of peer-reviewed studies linked eating outside the home to higher total caloric intake, more calories from fat, and higher socioeconomic status in all age groups, but most notably among adolescents and young adults. Two larger studies also showed that eating outside the home contributed to a lower intake of dietary micronutrients, notably, vitamin C, calcium and iron.

To continue reading this entire article you must be a paid subscriber.

Subscribe to Environmental Nutrition

Get the next year of Environmental Nutrition for just $20. And access all of our online content - how to fight heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, osteoporosis, Alzheimer's, and dozens of other diseases - free of charge.

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.

Subscriber Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.