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We're Fat And Sick And The Broccoli Did It!

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 02.24.2015 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

It's no big surprise that someone untrained in research methods would tell us all what the research really means and why the scientists on this committee -- all trained to do research and interpret it -- are just a bunch of hacks. But that the New York Times would allocate its imprimatur and rarefied real estate to an infomercial masquerading as an Op-Ed is a lamentably disappointing surprise.

Which Fruits Contain the Most Sugar?

The Daily Meal | Posted 02.23.2015 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Out of all the fruits in existence, which ones do you think contain the most sugar? Strawberries? Guava? Watermelon? Believe it or not, those fruit...

Peanut Butter Lovers Mousse

Helen Agresti RD | Posted 02.11.2015 | Taste
Helen Agresti RD

This easy 3-ingredient peanut butter mousse is satisfying and guilt-free.

Your Ultimate Guide To No-Bake Energy Bites & Bars

Caroline Kaufman, RDN | Posted 01.20.2015 | Taste
Caroline Kaufman, RDN

Make a batch on the weekend and stash them in the fridge for convenient, energizing, ready-to-go treats all week long.

Blueberry Muffin Bread

Karly Campbell | Posted 02.14.2015 | Taste
Karly Campbell

I love making easy blueberry muffins in the morning. I mean, it's like cake. For breakfast.

Give Love a Try: Pear Edition

Geoff Johnston | Posted 01.24.2015 | Taste
Geoff Johnston

Simply put, if you're not already in love with pears, you should be.

The Secret Life of Fruit: Five Startling Things Your Grocer Won't Tell You

Eva Longoria | Posted 01.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Eva Longoria

The 21st-century customer knows more than ever about which farmers are good to the environment and good for the health of shoppers. But there's one thing that promo ads won't tell you: whether farmers are good to their employees.

What The Hell Is Tamarind, Anyway?

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 10.20.2014 | Taste

Say hello to your tart, sticky friend.

5 Health Foods That Can Tax Your Digestive System

Tasneem Bhatia, M.D. | Posted 11.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Tasneem Bhatia, M.D.

I know what you're thinking. Please, not another list of things I can't eat! No, that's not what this post is all about. Think of it more as a troubleshooting session -- finding hidden culprits that could be behind some of your digestive woes and exploring how to make these foods easier to digest.

Super Hacks: How to Make Healthy Food Even Healthier

Willow Jarosh, MS, RD | Posted 11.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Willow Jarosh, MS, RD

Not that healthy foods need to be any better, but we couldn't resist sharing these hacks that increase their nutritional value. Hey, go big or go home, right? Actually, whether you use these nutrition-boosting hacks or not, these foods are all super nutritious, tasty choices.

I Wish Red Delicious Apples Would Just Go Away

Sally Kuzemchak, MS, RD | Posted 11.17.2014 | Taste
Sally Kuzemchak, MS, RD

Most students take a few nibbles and push them aside. Who could blame them?

The Other Amazing Use For Brown Bananas

OWN | Posted 09.17.2014 | OWN

There are endless recipes and cooking ideas for making the most of your fresh fruit, but what do you do when your ripe produce, like bananas, become d...

The Giving Tree

Carolyn Ossorio | Posted 11.12.2014 | Green
Carolyn Ossorio

Did you know that Seattle is one of the only major cities in the U.S. that has a vast network of urban fruit trees?

The 50 States Of Superfoods

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 09.09.2014 | Healthy Living

From every state's unofficial dessert to the fattiest foods in the U.S., state-by-state food rankings often leave much to be desired among those of us...

19 Beautiful Things To Make With Old, Mushy Brown Bananas

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 10.27.2014 | Taste

PSA: Do NOT throw away those overripe bananas. PSA #2: Maple Bacon Banana Donuts.

4 Foods You Should Grill Wrapped in Bacon Now

Steven Raichlen | Posted 10.15.2014 | Taste
Steven Raichlen

Use the following ideas as a springboard for your own imagination. Sweetbreads? Asparagus? Pears? The possibilities are endless.

How to Quickly Hull Strawberries

Food52 | Posted 10.13.2014 | Taste
Food52

Though this shortcut instantly satisfies our cravings, it wastes a fair amount of valuable fruit. With a practiced hand and a few more seconds, though, you can remove the green cap and the hard white flesh underneath, leaving an intact, beautiful berry.

7 Reasons To Eat More Blueberries

Dr. Lisa Young | Posted 10.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Lisa Young

As a nutritionist, I love recommending blueberries to my clients. And I regularly eat them as well. Blueberries are healthy, low in calories, versatile, and taste great.

Not That Anyone Gives a Damn, But...

Warren Adler | Posted 10.04.2014 | Comedy
Warren Adler

For those of you who got a kick out of my first Nobody Gives a Damn, But... column, inspired by the great sportswriter Jimmy Cannon, I offer thanks. T...

Love You, Hate Your Food

Holly Leber | Posted 09.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Holly Leber

I secretly (publicly) would love it if he would learn to love produce the way I do, the same way I know he wishes I would eat a steak. At this point, though, besides it having no appeal, I'm pretty sure my body would violently reject red meat, were I to eat it.

23 Frosty Recipes For Die-Hard Ice Cream Fans

Spoon University | Posted 09.24.2014 | Taste
Spoon University

Continue screaming for ice cream by scrolling through some mouthwatering food porn and testing out these delish recipes.

6 Ridiculously Delicious Ways To Enjoy Watermelon

Posted 07.24.2014 | OWN

Put down that wedge and try one of these unique recipes, where the summer fruit gets incorporated into lemonade, salads, frozen treats and more. By...

How To Peel An Orange Without Making A Sticky Mess

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 07.23.2014 | Taste

This is brilliant.

How To Make Sour Beer And Cherry Punch

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 09.17.2014 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

Bone-dry, complex and utterly refreshing, this beer reminded me of wine.

Can Your Cupcakes Get Even Better?

Ali Rosen | Posted 09.13.2014 | Taste
Ali Rosen

It's hard to imagine improving on a cupcake, but with summer here there's nothing better than throwing a little fruit into the mix -- literally!