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Is It Possible To Trust Food Companies?

Alison Cayne | Posted 07.30.2014 | Green
Alison Cayne

Perhaps trust is just too romantic of an ideal in a complicated food system. I'd argue the opposite: It is precisely the complexity of the system that demands us to have trust in those that feed us.

Is It Food, or Is It Foodiness? Cheezy. Poofy. Doodly.

Erica Wides | Posted 06.07.2014 | Home
Erica Wides

There's Cheese... and then there's cheese, and then, if the cheese is in your snax, it's probably cheeze. Cheeze isn't Cheese, or cheese. It's those...

Japan's Fake Food Is Real Deal For Tourists

Agence France Presse | Kyoko Hasegawa | Posted 10.05.2013 | Travel

Alberto Pellegrini doesn't speak or read Japanese, a deficit that threatened to leave the Italian tourist starving in a nation famous for its gastrono...

9 Foods That Aren't Food

Posted 07.23.2013 | Healthy Living

By Mandy Oaklander for "Everything in moderation" is usually pretty sound advice, but let's face it: Some things you should just not...

8 'Foods' I'm Glad I No Longer Eat

Leslie Goldman | Posted 12.14.2011 | Home
Leslie Goldman

If a "food" is flooded with so many preservatives that it can withstand a full year in both sub-zero and 100 degree-plus temps without decomposing, what kind of havoc might it be wreaking in my body?

Let Food Be, Let It Be ...

Robyn O'Brien | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robyn O'Brien

And in our health care crisis, fake food's standing right in front of me, speaking words of wisdom, let it be.

DNA 'Barcodes' Reveal Fake Fish On Menus | By ROBERT LEE HOTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Scaled, sliced and hand-rolled, the eight most marketable species in the tuna genus Thunnus are prime candidates for honest error -- or bait and switc...