HealthDay News: Bariatrics
Calorie Counts Mandated at Chain Restaurants, FDA Says
New rules announced Tuesday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will have many restaurant chains posting calorie counts on their menus, and the rules even apply to movie theater popcorn and ice cream parlor fare.
Obese Employees Miss More Work, Study Finds
Obese Americans are absent from work more often than their normal-weight colleagues, and these absences cost the U.S. economy more than $8 billion a year, a new study shows.