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McDonald's is infamous for their unhealthy meals, but not everything on their menu is completely bad. The more obvious healthy choice would be to choose a regular size burger or cheeseburger rather than a Big Mac. However their Premium Caesar Salads at 90 calories are still a better alternative overall. And if you're in the mood for chicken, go with grilled because breaded normally means that it's not as good for you since it contains more trans fats and is full of calories. As for drinks, at any fast food restaurant it's better to just stick with water but if you want a little more flavor choose an Iced Tea. And for dessert, the best choice would really be a kiddie cone of ice cream. See, finding something healthy is possible; you just have to be a little selective.
If you're looking for something cheaper than Panera then Subway would be your best alternative because they still have the whole sandwich variety theme. Subway ad campaigns have claimed to be the secret to losing weight for years but most people, understandably, remain skeptical that eating from a fast food chain everyday would actually change your weight dramatically. But whether you're a skeptic or not, the best choice to go with on their menu is the Veggie Delite Mini Sub or if you're not into only vegetables, the Turkey Breast Mini Sub.
Next time you're on the road and need something quick, try to pick the healthier meal and you'll feel so much better in the long run. But if you're just not into any of the food choices mentioned above or want to know all the choices you have, most restaurant chains put their menus and nutrition information online so everyone can access it. If you are trying to be healthier, take the extra step to look at the menus so that next time you're on the road, you'll make the better choice.
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