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How To Tame Your 'Runger'

Posted 08.25.2014 | Healthy Living

By Theodora Blanchfield for Life by DailyBurn Training for endurance events means you can eat whatever you want, right? Not quite. Ask any marat...

10 Stages of a Dining Hall Food Coma

Spoon University | Posted 05.06.2014 | College
Spoon University

You proceed to count down the minutes until it's time to ditch the books and grab some grub at the nearest dining hall. Here's where the ten stages of the food coma become real.

It's Hunger: Let's Call It What It Is

John Feather, PhD | Posted 03.19.2014 | Fifty
John Feather, PhD

The statistics on senior hunger and the personal stories behind the numbers are shocking, but that should be a call to action.

10 Things Hangry People Do

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 11.13.2013 | Taste

Are you sitting on the floor eating cold spaghetti from the fridge? You might be hangry.

9 Sneaky Reasons You're Ravenously Hungry

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 11.13.2013 | Healthy Living

It's not lunchtime, not even close. And yet all you can think about is the next time you get to eat and what it's going to be. It's all you can do not...

You Are When You Eat Just as Much as What You Eat

Gayle Hilgendorff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Gayle Hilgendorff

Pick up some healthy snacks at the store. Stock your fridge, cupboards and office drawers at home and throw a few in your computer bag for travel or office drawers. The next time you feel yourself headed toward hangry, reach for a snack, and feel the positive energy melt it away.

We Dare You to Care

Clarissa Burt | Posted 11.27.2013 | Impact
Clarissa Burt

Hunger is an epidemic that occurs all around the world. Although it is something we may hear about more often elsewhere, the truth is, millions of Americans suffer from food insecurity right here in our own backyard.

Italian Chef and CNN Hero Bruno Serato Feeds 500 Kids Per Day

Clarissa Burt | Posted 10.26.2013 | Impact
Clarissa Burt

It was in the "Napa Valley of Northern Italy" that Chef Bruno Serato's parents bought a humble little mom and pop Italian restaurant, and it was then that the then 14-year-old discovered his love of cooking.

QUIZ: What Should You Eat Right Now?

The Huffington Post | Nile Cappello | Posted 08.19.2013 | Taste

A guide to satiating your hunger.

Major Myths About Olive Oil

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.06.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

While there's no way to really know for sure what's in the bottle without opening it and tasting it, we can help uncover some of the mystery and confusion surrounding olive oil.

Big Macs Around the World

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.06.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Big Macs around the world come in very different shapes and sizes. To get a better idea of how these burgers size up when compared against one another, we considered their price, typical ingredients, and nutritional information.

Texas Versus America

James Moore | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics
James Moore

Anyone else would be embarrassed about the timing. But not Texas Gov. Rick Perry. Why should he be bothered by the awkward juxtaposition of his Texas ad campaign in Illinois launching just as a damning report on the state of his state is released by the Texas Legislative Study Group (TSG)?

Bill Gates Sees Veggie Burgers in Your Future

Josh Tetrick | Posted 05.29.2013 | Impact
Josh Tetrick

"We need to start thinking about the future of food if we are going to feed 9 billion people in a way that does not destroy our environment." -- Bill ...

Why Feeling Hungry Is Important

Posted 03.11.2013 | Healthy Living

By Melinda Johnson for U.S. News "Hunger" has a very negative connotation in our society. Our immediate reaction to the word is that it's a bad thi...

In This Season of Giving, I Give Thanks to Father Brake

Bill Marriott | Posted 01.21.2013 | DC
Bill Marriott

On this Thanksgiving, I'd like to thank Father Brake, Lynn Brantley and all the workers and volunteers of the Capital Area Food Bank. It's a shining example of a small group coming together and changing the world by helping other people.

Making a Difference: The World of Giving -- Thanksgiving, a Verb

Lisa M. Dietlin | Posted 01.19.2013 | Impact
Lisa M. Dietlin

Many of us think of Thanksgiving as a day spent with family, eating a great meal and watching football. I believe that thinking needs to be changed! Thanksgiving should ignite a sense of gratitude for all that one has and also be a day of action.

Food Is Everywhere, Yet Millions Go Hungry

Pedro L. Rodriguez | Posted 12.17.2012 | Impact
Pedro L. Rodriguez

North America's obsession with food porn dominates television programming. I can't help but think that our #firstworldproblems would be put into perspective with a tour of Haiti, Sudan or Asia.

Farm Bill Jackpot - How Much Do Corporations Benefit From SNAP?

Michele Simon | Posted 08.12.2012 | Home
Michele Simon

As Congress proposes cuts to hungry families, my new report raises questions about how much food makers, retailers and big banks profit from food stamps.

SNAP: Cutting What Works?

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

The impact of more cuts on children and families who now receive a nutritionally adequate diet from SNAP would be devastating. Where is the justice in a vote to protect wealthy farmers over hungry children?

How To: Use Vending Machine Snacks in Home Cooking

Small Kitchen College | Posted 06.10.2012 | Home
Small Kitchen College

If you haven't had the time or inclination to pack an afternoon (after-school) snack, you'll likely find yourself in front of your dorm or office vending machine, gazing into that treat-filled tower and clutching your one dollar bill until you have finally decided how to spend it.

Hunger Hurts

Lea Lane | Posted 05.29.2012 | Home
Lea Lane

I'm still not truly able to understand the listlessness of malnutrition, the sharp agony of thirst, and the fear of dying from these conditions. But I do better understand the physical feelings of real hunger. And here's why.

Ill. Teens Sew And Donate Thousands Of Stuffed Animals

Oak Lawn Patch | Posted 02.27.2012 | Impact

Sarah Dynia and Bridget Regan are so close that they finish each other’s sentences. The Oak Lawn teens talk in excited bursts of language that we...

Food Aid Takes Off in Athens

Diana Farr Louis | Posted 04.16.2012 | Home
Diana Farr Louis

Last May a young woman had an idea that sent her to her computer. Why not create a network linking organizations that need food with those that have too much: bakeries, tavernas, hotels, fast food chains... ?

Restaurants May Be Able To Donate Leftovers To Hungry Without Liability | Posted 01.08.2012 | Impact

As the economy continues to falter and the number of families seeking help at local food pantries increases, there is one possible solution gaining mo...

Pretzel Company Gives Away 1,500 Salty Snacks A Week To Homeless

The Tigard Times | Posted 01.03.2012 | Impact

Two embarrassing truths are at war with each other in our country right now. On one hand, we’re informed, 14 billion pounds of food are sent to U.S....