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these high-calorie doozies at restaurants like the cheesecake factory, ihop, and denny's took home top honors in the xtreme eating awards, a new report from the non-profit center for science in the public interest. here's how to do damage control if your diet falls prey to one of these insanely unhealthy meals. everydayhealth.com
the investigators looked at online nutrition information for children's meal options in 2014. the research included the 10 most popular fast-food outlets: arby's, burger king, chik-fil-a, dairy queen, jack-in-the-box, kfc, mcdonald's, sonic, subway and wendy's. it also included the 10 most popular sit-down restaurant chains: applebee's, buffalo wild wings, chili's, denny's, ihop, olive garden, outback steakhouse, red lobster, red robin and tgi friday's. medicinenet.com
researchers provide greater insight to a newly identified protein -- ihop (designated islet homeostasis protein) -- that's overexpressed in non-obese diabetic mice and human patients with type 1 diabetes, and involved in regulating the secretion of glucagon. this finding could potentially open the door to a new method of diagnosing type 1 diabetes. (laboratory investigation) medpagetoday.com