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10 Foods You Might Be Eating Wrong

Kristin Kirkpatrick, M.S., R.D., L.D. | Posted 10.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Kristin Kirkpatrick, M.S., R.D., L.D.

Once you have mastered a liking for these healthier food options, the next logical step is to prepare in the best way for maximum nutrient density!

A Kitchy Kitchen Recipe: Broccoli Polenta

Claire Thomas | Posted 05.31.2014 | Taste
Claire Thomas

Polenta is one of those hearty comforts -- warm, soft, and so buttery -- that even us non-Italians love.

Think Turnips, Not Testosterone Therapy, for Valentine's Day Loving

Linda Watson | Posted 04.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Watson

This Valentine's Day, consider toasting your sweetheart with sparkling cider, then sharing a big salad, roasted vegetables with hummus, some crusty bread, and this easy, make-ahead collards recipe. You'll be well fueled for whatever other delights come to mind.

Debunking The Natural Food Myth: 5 Modern Foods That Are Anything But Natural

Shawn Forno | Posted 02.18.2014 | Home
Shawn Forno

Some of the most basic "all-natural food" we eat, never existed anywhere in "nature" before human beings modified and exploited them for consumption.

These Winter Veggies Are Anything But Boring

The Huffington Post | Rachael Grannell | Posted 11.21.2013 | Healthy Living

Fresh, juicy, yummy and savory aren't exactly words normally used to describe broccoli. Despite several health benefits of the cruciferous vegetable, ...

Boehner's Dark Secret: 'It's All About the Carrots'

John Blumenthal | Posted 12.08.2013 | Comedy
John Blumenthal

You won't believe what happened to me last night. POTUS finally invites me -- the goddamn Speaker of the House -- to this state dinner at the White House (big deal) and what does he do?

PETA Releases 'Broccoli Obama' T-Shirt For Veggie Lovers

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 07.11.2013 | Politics

Well, that didn't take long. A few days after President Barack Obama sparked debate and skepticism by telling a kid reporter that his favorite is b...

Why Do Some People Love Broccoli, And Others Hate It?

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 07.12.2013 | Healthy Living

The First Lady would be proud: At Tuesday's Kids' State Dinner at The White House, President Barack Obama told a (kid) reporter that his favorite food...

7 Foods That Will Make You Look And Feel 10 Years Younger

Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 06.19.2013 | Fifty

The U.S. market for anti-aging products -- estimated at about $80 billion -- is expected to climb to more than $114 billion by 2015. But perhaps midli...

Broccoli Is Your Best Bet In Rudy Baylor's ObamaCare Marketplace

Amy Dardashtian | Posted 07.22.2013 | Politics
Amy Dardashtian

Right now, in every state across America, teams of people are building websites that will change the health care landscape in this country. These "Health Insurance Exchanges" will offer Americans government-run health insurance plans.

Recipe Of The Day: Broccoli Salad

Posted 05.07.2013 | Taste

It'll change your mind about this vegetable.

The Best Broccoli and Cheese Soup

Food52 | Posted 07.02.2013 | Taste

I saw this scrawled on a small chalkboard in a coffee shop: "Soup of the Day: Broccoli, Lemon and Parmesan." Wow, I thought. That sounds delicious.

Price Spike Expected For Lettuce, Broccoli

Posted 01.15.2013 | Home

Due to especially cold weather on the West Coast and in the Southwestern U.S., the marketplace is seeing price spikes for some major crops. According ...

16 Ways To Shake Up Your Broccoli Routine

Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste

Go forth into this brave, grown-up world of broccoli and enjoy.

Meatless Monday: Friends With Benefits

Ellen Kanner | Posted 02.02.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

What does produce have going for it? Everything. But it's saddled with the geeky rep of being good for you. We've shown time and time again we just don't care. Considering how eager vegetables are to make friends and get along well with others, though, it seems kind of cruel to keep dismissing them.

Get Down & Dirty With Broccoli

Food52 | Posted 01.15.2013 | Taste

Broccoli and cauliflower are vegetables that are easy to malign when cooked poorly.

Another Reason To Eat Your Veggies: Breast Health

Posted 10.18.2012 | Black Voices

Broccoli and Brussels sprouts have their place on both sides of the good vs. good for you debate, but regardless of which side you're on, researchers ...

Meatless Monday: It's Not Just About You

Ellen Kanner | Posted 11.10.2012 | Green
Ellen Kanner

I don't believe in pushing my choices on anyone, be it what to eat, who to vote for or what to wear. Shouting at people doesn't work. True, deep, integrated change is only possible when we're ready for it.

Republicans Fumble the Vegetable

Steven Clifford | Posted 09.02.2012 | Comedy
Steven Clifford

Usually brilliant at framing political issues, Republicans blundered by positing broccoli as the symbolic test of Obamacare. Republicans should have chosen zucchini.

Court Ruling Fuzzy on Broccoli

Steven Clifford | Posted 08.29.2012 | Comedy
Steven Clifford

The Supreme Court's surprise ruling on Obamacare left legislators and legal scholars debating the decision's effect on broccoli.

'The Broccoli Horrible': Ginsburg Shreds Roberts

Geoffrey R. Stone | Posted 08.28.2012 | Politics
Geoffrey R. Stone

When all the dust settled, the individual mandate is constitutional. But it is nonetheless worth understanding the disagreement about the reach of the Commerce Clause.

Dan Froomkin

Losing The Broccoli Battle, Winning The War | Dan Froomkin | Posted 06.28.2012 | Politics

The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate, but not before rejecting the government's main argument -- that it...

7 Foods With More Vitamin C Than An Orange

The Huffington Post | Laura Schocker | Posted 04.27.2012 | Healthy Living

Oranges have some pretty good PR behind them -- for years, we've turned to the citrus as our go-to source for vitamin C. And while that reputation ...

Questions for Republicans on Health Care Reform

David Coates | Posted 06.09.2012 | Politics
David Coates

Healthcare is too important an issue to be discussed in clichés and sound-bites. In truth, it's actually too important an issue to be resolved by nine unelected judges attempting to divine how long-dead eighteen century men would respond to twenty-first century problems.

Meatless Monday: Broccoli and Affordable Health Care

Ellen Kanner | Posted 06.09.2012 | Green
Ellen Kanner

The government can reward good behavior by subsidizing broccoli, lentils, kale, pumpkin -- all the produce we know we should be eating, rather than subsidizing beef, no one's idea of health food. How the government allocates the funding for our food system is a pivotal issue in the upcoming Farm Bill -- one we should watch.