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A trans fat ban might just be the icing on the cake

Jun 15, 2015
The FDA needs to 'nail the coffin shut,' consumer group says.
Posted In: transfats, nutrition, FDA

Flavor, nutrition and the end of 'blandification'

May 5, 2015
"The Dorito Effect" discusses the link between good food and good health.
Posted In: Food, nutrition, flavor, food industry

School lunch's food fight

Apr 15, 2015
Critics say rules on nutritional content make the meals unappealing and costly.
Posted In: school lunch, school lunches, school nutrition, nutrition, Education

The intersection of food, sustainability and politics

Apr 14, 2015
A report suggesting limitations on red meat consumption stirs up controversy.
Posted In: Food, sustainability, nutrition
Eggs

Dietary update: Cholesterol-rich foods aren't so bad

Feb 11, 2015
Eggs are bad for you. No wait, now they may be good for you.
Posted In: eggs, diet, nutrition
McDonald's french fries sit under a heat lamp at a restaurant in San Francisco.

McDonald's is not lovin' GMO potato

Nov 20, 2014
McDonald's appears to agree with customers who see new FDA-approved genetically modified potato as unhealthy.
Posted In: GMOS, McDonald's, Health, nutrition

Making Nutrition Facts label more helpful

Feb 27, 2014
First Lady Michelle Obama will present a new nutrition label Thursday.
Posted In: nutrition

More nutritional advice from McDonalds

Dec 23, 2013
What does the fast food giant have to say about healthy eating?
Posted In: McDonald's, fast food, nutrition

Eating frog fallopian tubes: A shift in the very idea of food

Nov 15, 2013
Author Dana Goodyear dives into the implications of Americans eating weirder stuff
Posted In: Food, diet, nutrition

Yuck: A fourth-grader's undercover look at school lunch

Jun 28, 2013
In the fall of 2011, fourth-grader Zachary Maxwell set out to show his parents and the world his less-than-appetizing lunch tray reality.
Posted In: Food, food and drink, school lunches, nutrition, Health

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