Fast Food

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The Checkup: 5 Fast-Food Breakfasts You Won’t Regret Eating

• Confession: In 2012, my New Year’s resolution was this: Stop eating McDonald’s breakfast sandwiches (REALLY!). Because I freakin’ love McDonald’s egg and cheese biscuit […]

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The Checkup: How to Order a Subway Sandwich Like a Nutrition Pro  

• We all get stuck in airports and have to eat Subway sandwiches sometimes — and the next time that happens to you, my friend, this breakdown of exactly […]

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The Checkup: How to Order Fast-Food Breakfast Like a Nutrition Pro 

• Maybe you slept through your alarm for an early flight and didn’t have time to pack a breakfast before hitting the airport; maybe you’re […]

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Jose Andres Brings Beefsteak to Philly

World-renowned chef Jose Andres makes his debut in Philadelphia by bringing his vegetarian, fast-food concept, Beefsteak to the University of Pennsylvania campus in early 2016. Beefsteak […]

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The Checkup: 23 Fast-Food Breakfasts That Aren’t Terrible for You 

• Sometimes, fast-food breakfast happens. So it’s better to be prepared and know what you should order than to go in blind and totally calorie […]

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Taco Bell Is About to Get a Little Bit Healthier

I never liked Taco Bell. Even as a five-year-old whose diet consisted mostly of highly-processed cheese products and bacon bits, I was not down with […]

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The Checkup: This Is Your Body On Fast Food

• Remember those “This is your brain on drugs” commercials? Well, this is your body on a fast food, which — let’s be honest — can […]

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The Checkup: What It’s Like to Quit Complaining Cold Turkey

• Did you know you complain hundreds of times each and every day? It’s true. Here’s one woman’s story about how she quit complaining cold […]

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The Checkup: 30 Shockingly Healthy Fast-Food Finds

• This list is sure to come in handy on your next long, hanger-inducing drive: 30 fast-food dishes that aren’t totally terrible for you. [Fitness]

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Philly Fast Food Workers Rally for Higher Wages

Except for the Dunkin Donuts in The Gallery — the greatest Dunkin Donuts in all of Philadelphia — fast food service is notoriously awful. But the […]

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The Checkup: A Nutritionist’s Guide to Ordering Fast Food (It Can Be Done!)

• Because sometimes you have no choice but to scarf a Mickey D’s meal, allow this to be your guide: what nutritionists order when they […]

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Is Tom Corbett a Secret Socialist?

Is Tom Corbett a socialist? Crazy question, of course, for a Republican governor perhaps best known for suggesting Pennsylvania’s unemployed workers prefer receiving state benefits […]

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Where We’re Eating: Farmer’s Road Drive Thru

There is something endearingly goofy to me about operations that try to make us feel better about our terrible eating habits simply by attempting to […]

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Smashburger Smashes Down on Philly

I hope y’all are prepared, because Philly is about to get SMASHED! One of America’s fastest-growing “better burger” restaurant, Smashburger will open its first Pennsylvania […]

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Chick-Fil-A Faces Lawsuit

Chick-fil-A is being sued by a former employee who alleges the fast food chain discriminated against her for being a mother. The manager, she says, routinely told her she would stay at home with her children, fired her and replaced her with a man.