Eating fat, talking skinny: Burgers, not salads, still favored by health-talking Americans

October 3, 2011 at 2:27 am in Grand Forks Herald

In a country where more than two-thirds of the population is overweight or obese, food choices are often made on impulse, not intellect. So, while 47 percent of Americans say they’d like restaurants to offer healthier items like salads and baked potatoes, only 23 percent tend to order those foods, according to a survey last year by food research firm Technomic. Continue Reading