Diet






Scurvy is the new poor people’s disease in the United States. Yes you read that right. Leigh Cowart tells the sad story at Medium: … It’s true: Scurvy is not something that you…




Via Reality Sandwich: Tony Wright will be joining host Dennis McKenna for the live, interactive video course, “What Plants Can Teach You: Consciousness and Intelligence in Nature.” A new paradigm is emerging that recasts…




Learn to eat intuitively (meaning you eat whatever you want when you want it – and it’s good for you), courtesy of New York Magazine: Eat like a caveman. Never mind — actually, don’t…




Is the public ready for genetically modified, nutrient-packed super-foods in unnatural colors? Via the BBC: The prospect of genetically modified purple tomatoes reaching the shelves has come a step closer. Developed in…



Australia’s ABC News 24 reports that fast food is trying to kill your brain: A team of researchers from the University of New South Wales has uncovered a link between junk food and…


The Daniel Fast is the latest fad diet, but this one has a twist: it’s meant for Christians who “Motivated by both faith and fitness,” limit themselves to fruits and vegetables for…






Buzzfeed has a collection of magazine advertising from the 1950s through 1970s run by the American Sugar Association’s PR division, Sugar Information. For decades sugar was aggressively advertised to consumers (specifically women)…