by Kathy Jones on  June 2, 2013 at 3:20 PM News on IT in Healthcare
 Updated Google Search App Makes Calorie Counting Easier
Users can now find out nutritional and calorie information for food-related queries using a new feature in the Google search app.

The update, which will be made available to the users in the coming two weeks, will provide detailed calorie and nutrition information sourced from the US Department of Agriculture, reports New York Daily News.

The feature provides a new display for easier access to nutritional queries.

Google representative, Roya Soleimani said that currently, about 1,000 foods are represented, including fruits, vegetables and popular dishes like chowmein and burritos, as well as alcoholic beverages, with more items steadily being rolled out, the report added.

Source: ANI

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