Fast Food

Parents, take note: Do you live near a fast food joint? Your child may put on weight

Parents, take note: Do you live near a fast food joint? Your child may put on weight

Researchers noted that children living closer to fast-food restaurants were more likely to gain a significant amount of weight during that time.

Sep 11, 2017, 13:00 PM IST
Faecal bacteria found in ice at UK's KFC, McDonald’s and Burger King outlets

Faecal bacteria found in ice at UK's KFC, McDonald’s and Burger King outlets

But how bad the food that we consume in such fast food chains be?

Jul 21, 2017, 21:19 PM IST
Eating crispy 'french fries' may double the risk of death

Eating crispy 'french fries' may double the risk of death

Researchers have found that eating french fries may increase the risk of death.

Jun 13, 2017, 22:50 PM IST
Think twice before consuming fast foods  - A single bite of burgers, pizza can leave you diseased

Think twice before consuming fast foods - A single bite of burgers, pizza can leave you diseased

The palm oil drink contained a similar amount of saturated fat as two cheeseburgers with bacon and a large portion of French fries or two salami pizzas.

Feb 18, 2017, 11:40 AM IST
Pizza Hut plans to double outlets to over 700 by 2022

Pizza Hut plans to double outlets to over 700 by 2022

Pizza Hut considers India to be one of its most important markets and plans to double its store count to over 700 in the next five years, riding the wave of growing popularity of western fast-food in the country, a senior company executive said.

Feb 05, 2017, 18:31 PM IST
Fast food packaging may be hiding toxins which could elevate cancer risk!

Fast food packaging may be hiding toxins which could elevate cancer risk!

We all love to eat pizzas, French fries and burgers. But do you know that these foods are packed in greaseproof paper?

Feb 02, 2017, 21:42 PM IST
Childhood coach reveals sacrifices made by Virat Kohli – VIDEOS INSIDE

Childhood coach reveals sacrifices made by Virat Kohli – VIDEOS INSIDE

Kohli scored his 27th ODI hundred last Sunday against England.

Jan 18, 2017, 20:33 PM IST

Foods you shouldn't be eating if you have asthma!

Asthma can't be cured, but studies claim that making certain changes in your lifestyle can help improve the symptoms in patients.

Sep 01, 2016, 12:04 PM IST

This is what happens to your brain when you eat junk food!

Junk food lacks essential fatty acids like omega-6 and omega-3, which are crucial for healthy brain function.

Aug 31, 2016, 15:31 PM IST
In a first, 'Fat tax' for junk food proposed in Kerala budget

In a first, 'Fat tax' for junk food proposed in Kerala budget

A move that may evoke sharp protest from many fast food selling companies, Kerala government has introduced a ‘fat tax’ on food items that fall in the category of junk food, like pizzas, burgers, tacos, sandwich among others.

Jul 08, 2016, 15:46 PM IST
This game can help you resist fast food cravings, lose weight!

This game can help you resist fast food cravings, lose weight!

Drexel University researchers have developed a computer game and smartphone app that can help people control unhealthy eating habits and ultimately lose weight. 

Jul 01, 2016, 14:12 PM IST
Beware! Your bread may cause cancer - Chemicals found in pizzas, burgers of seven Delhi fast food outlets

Beware! Your bread may cause cancer - Chemicals found in pizzas, burgers of seven Delhi fast food outlets

84 per cent of bread and bakery samples collected from Delhi contain residues of cancer causing chemicals.

May 23, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

Eat home-made food to cut diabetes risk

Eating meals prepared at home may reduce the risk of developing type-2 diabetes, a recent study reveals.

Nov 09, 2015, 18:01 PM IST

Fast food ads putting your kids' health at risk

Researchers found that the more children watched television channels that aired ads for children's fast food meals, the more frequently their families visited those fast food restaurants.

Nov 02, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Fast food TV ads influence a child's restaurant choice

Seventy-nine percent of the child-directed ads from those two restaurants aired on just four children's networks.

Oct 31, 2015, 16:27 PM IST

Fast food linked to poor bone development in kids

The results of the study provide some evidence to support the introduction of zoning policies to increase the number of healthier food retailers and to decrease the number of fast food outlets within neighbourhoods.

Oct 16, 2015, 16:27 PM IST

Healthy food habits every office-goer must adopt

Zee Media Bureau/Puntsok Dorjee

"You don't need a silver fork to eat good food" ~Paul Prudhomme

Jul 13, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

Eating out as unhealthy as consuming fast food: Study

Dining at a restaurant is comparable to - or in some cases less healthy than - eating at a fast-food outlet, a new US study has found.

Jul 02, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

Maggi row: Children's reaction on the ban of their favourite noodles

Watch what the children and their parents had to say about the ban of Maggi

Jun 04, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Maggi row: Children's reaction on the ban of their favourite noodles-Part 2

Watch what the children and their parents had to say about the ban of Maggi

Jun 04, 2015, 23:01 PM IST