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City launches restaurant calorie watch website

menustat website

(Credit: MenuStat, the latest health initiative from the city.)

Nutritional facts for top chain restaurants are available at a website launched by the city.

The health department unveiled MenuStat (menustat.org), a free website that tracks data from 66 restaurants and updates them on a frequent basis.

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley said New Yorkers can benefit from the site and develop more healthy diets.

"MenuStat is different from...

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