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Perhaps you don’t want fries with that …

A hundred years ago, it seems, when I ate at McDonald’s regularly, I never missed a chance to enjoy their fries. This study from Medical News Today suggests that wasn’t the best idea. Fortunately, I am no longer a regular at Mickey D’s.
Eating two to three portions of fried potatoes each week could increase the risk of early death.
Do you want fries with that? A new study provides a good reason to say “no,” after finding that eating two to three portions of fried potatoes every week could raise the risk of early death by twofold.

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What’s Really in Fries?

As a guy with a sweet tooth as well as a salty tooth, I struggled with my weight for years. Fries, especially at Mickey D’s were always a frightful temptation for me. Love ’em to death. So, it was enlightening to learn what some of the ingredients are in those delicious tid bits.




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I’m Lovin’ it – Friceps – McDonald’s

On the day we learn that McDonald’s is cutting back on some of its less salubrious offerings, I thought this was a timely photo. One picture is worth a thousand words.


Check out the following posts for more on Mickey D’s: Why McDonald’s Shamrock Shake is a Sugar Monster,  Why You Shouldn’t Drink McDonald’s Frozen Strawberry Lemonade, McDonald’s Oatmeal Taste Test.



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