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Healthy Fast Food Chains Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Healthy Fast Food Chains.

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The Truth about Coconut Oil

Conduct a quick Google search, and you’ll find miraculous claims about a tropical fat that has become increasingly popular among health-conscious consumers in recent years: coconut oil.  Health claims about the oil's ability to hel...  Read more

Fast Food: Convenient and Healthy

When you are on the go, you need to get things done and get them done now. Unfortunately, for some people, this means everything is done “on the go.” However, just because you live your life in the fast lane doesn’t mean that yo...  Read more

Bicycle Safety Tips

Whether you want to cut down on pollution or you want to get in shape, riding a bike is a great way to get around. But your trip could end in tragedy if you don’t ride safely. Just like driving a vehicle on the road, cyclists must observe what&...  Read more

From Wallet to Waistline

Americans who take advantage of larger sizes for just a few pennies more when eating out may be getting more calories than they bargain for, according to a new report by a coalition of health organizations. The report found that the food industry'...  Read more

Building a Weight-Loss Wardrobe on a Budget

If you ever stared at your closet full of clothes and thought, “I have nothing to wear,” imagine how Amanda McQueen, a 28-year-old from Alabama, felt during her weight loss journey. “I’ve lost 115 pounds in total. I started at...  Read more

Other than food, how do you soothe, comfort or nur
Updated 7/28/2015 6:29:10 AM

Other than food, how do you soothe, comfort or nurture yourself? Tonight I took a long hot bath and I'm going to bed early so I can read my book. These things make me happy and at peace....  Read more

I eat healthy throughout the week but when I see m
Updated 7/28/2015 6:26:43 AM

I eat healthy throughout the week but when I see my boyfriend 1-2 days per week I tend to eat very bad when we eat out, how can I avoid eating unhealthy when I am with him...  Read more

favorite food finds?
Updated 7/29/2015 12:35:40 PM

Hey Sparkpeople, What fabulous food and drink finds have you come across in the grocery aisle lately? Here are some of mine: -Trader Joe's Inner Peas and Inner Bean (crispy rice and pea/bean snacks - super alternative to chips) -Chobani O...  Read more

What is your healthy sweet tooth fix? At the momen
Updated 7/27/2015 8:27:55 PM

What is your healthy sweet tooth fix? At the moment mine is sliced bananas and strawberries with a drizzle of honey....yum but looking for different alternatives. Thanks...  Read more

Feeling annoyed. I have tracked EVERY bite of food
Updated 7/28/2015 4:52:56 PM

Feeling annoyed. I have tracked EVERY bite of food, exercised daily, and only lost 1.2 lbs. Slow and steady wins the race, but it is annoying....  Read more

Importance of clean pots & pans

It's been almost 2 months that I haven't dragged my family to any fast food chain or restaurant due to my unpreparedness. By cleaning my pots & pans IMMEDIATELY after each use, I can attack my kitchen with eagerness & cook healthier meals over and ov...  Read more

Snacking

Keep a healthy snack on hand whether in the car or in a purse. I like the dried fruit packets or single serving packs of nuts. Helps when you are starving and don't have something. It keeps you from hitting the vending machine or stopping at a fast f...  Read more

College Students

This group is for college students who are looking to get healthier and need a little support from those in a similar situation...  Read more

Food on the Run: Are Your Favorites in the Healthy or Unhealthy Top 10?

Recently Health Magazine created a list of the 100 largest quick-serve chains in America. "Largest chains" was based on the number of locations throughout the nation. An expert panel consisting of Registered Dietitians, a physician and a certified nu...  Read more

In the News: California to Require Chains to Post Calories

Last week, California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a bill into law that requires all restaurant chains with more than 20 units in the state to post nutritional information. The law, which will affect more than 17,000 restaurants, begins next yea...  Read more