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The Takeaway: Jack McKeon; Foods that Make You Fat; Wellness Visits

Posted on 06/23/2011 by | The Takeaway | Comments

Bulletin TodayIs the “apple of the earth” bad for you? Potatoes, the go-to starch for many Americans, can add pounds over time, a new Harvard study reveals.  In fact one extra serving “was found to cause more weight gain than downing an additional 12-ounce can of a sugary drink or taking an extra helping of red or processed meats.” The study, published in today’s New England Journal of Medicine, also examined how losing weight isn’t as simple as “eat less, exercise …