Tag: fast food

Innovation, Research

High availability of fast-food restaurants across all US neighborhood types linked to higher rates of type 2 diabetes

October 29, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily Health

An increasing number of studies suggest a link between a neighborhood’s built environment and the likelihood that its residents will develop chronic diseases such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes (T2D) and certain types of cancers. A new nationwide study […]

Innovation, Research

Eating home-cooked meals reduces exposure to harmful chemicals, researchers say

October 10, 2019

Via: The Medical News

People who tend to eat home-cooked meals rather than eating fast food, ordering take-out or eating out at restaurants appear to reduce their exposure to harmful synthetic chemicals, according to researchers at the Silent Spring Institute, in Massachusetts. The study, […]