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Can I lose weight if I eat in restaurants?

If you’re looking to lose weight, skip the restaurant meals. According to a study, eating out can add an average of 200 calories to a person's daily intake. The researchers blame portion size, high-calorie foods and socializing, which can cause you to eat more finger foods. To control your diet, make your own meals whenever you can.

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