nutrition




A thought provoking summary of some of the data surrounding food-induced behavior change, by Christina Pirello. In reading, it may be pertinent to consider the weighted influence of our misconstrued conceptual frameworks…



Dr. Richard deShazo of the University of Mississippi Medical Center recently dissected a couple of chicken nuggets from two “national fast-food chain restaurants” and discovered that they’re practically all fat and other…




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)…





[disinfo ed.’s note: this original essay was first published by disinformation on May 14, 2001. Some links and contact information may have changed.] A worldwide epidemic is raging. The cause is a…






CBS News ponders whether America is being poisoned by food we “improved” via technology: Modern wheat is a “perfect, chronic poison,” according to Dr. William Davis, a cardiologist who has published a…


If you’ve ever looked at a fluorescent colored so-called “sports drink” (i.e. Gatorade, Powerade and all the wannabes in the category) and wondered if it could possibly quality as a natural, healthy…




Good Magazine looks at the similarity between prison meals and children’s school cafeteria food — both rich in starch-y/milk-y goodness, and costing around $2.65 per day to provide. It should also be…




Looks like there’s going to be a lot of pudding trades with kids who bring bagged lunch. USA Today’s The Oval reports: In signing a new law today to improve the quality…