These Are The Worst Meals You Can Eat In America
From Fast Company
January 17, 2013 - 9:00am
A new study on the most "Xtreme Food" in the country found some meals with more calories than a person needs in an entire day. Take a look at these gut-busters. Every year, the Center for Science in the Public Interest puts out a list of some of the most calorie-packed and utterly non-nutritious foods offered at the nation’s largest chains. This year’s list is full of some of the "heartiest" meals you can think of, but also some items that might trick you into thinking you’re eating something vaguely healthy when you are, in fact, getting a few days worth of calories and sodium and fat in one plate. Let’s review. The amount of calories you need varies, but it’s about 2,000 a day for a normal, semi-active person (but be honest with yourself: are even you semi-active?). You can play around with the Mayo Clinic’s calorie counter here to get a better...
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