CDC: Adults Consuming Fewer Calories from Fast Food

ATLANTA — Adults have consumed fewer of their daily calories from fast food in recent years than they did a few years ago, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

A study conducted by a division of the CDC shows adults consumed an average of 11.3% of their daily calories from fast food in 2007-2010, a drop from 12.8% in 2003-2006.

The percentage of daily calories from fast food decreased with age, with adults

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