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Another Dollop of (About, Actually) Butter

Another Dollop of (About, Actually) Butter

David Katz, M.D.  03.31.2014
In the aftermath of his commentary about butter in the New York Times, Mark Bittman and I -- along with several others, including Dr. Dariush...
Bittman, Butter, and Better Than Back to the Future

Bittman, Butter, and Better Than Back to the Future

David Katz, M.D.  03.27.2014
Mr. Bittman is absolutely not qualified to assert the health effects of butter based on a recent meta-analysis I rather doubt he read in...
What Kitchen Gear Don't You Own? My Top 5

What Kitchen Gear Don't You Own? My Top 5

Anne Maxfield  01.20.2014
As you will see, a lot comes down to size, storage, counter space and usefulness.
The Year in Food: McD's, Big Food Tweets, Great Reads, and GMO Seeds

The Year in Food: McD's, Big Food Tweets, Great Reads, and GMO Seeds

Andy Bellatti  12.20.2013
This time around, I pay homage to high school yearbooks and take a look back at the year in food and nutrition via superlatives. Ladies...
On Bittman and Kristof, Salmonella and Chickens

On Bittman and Kristof, Salmonella and Chickens

Kathy Stevens  10.23.2013
Paulie quickly learned the sound of my car, charged to my car door when he heard it, squawking and hopping up and down like a lunatic,...
5 Cookbooks I Forgot to Write About, OK?

5 Cookbooks I Forgot to Write About, OK?

Sam Hiersteiner  09.24.2013
Mark Bittman published a famous blog hit piece on this book in which Jennifer Mascia accused Gwyneth Paltrow of pushing "quack science"...
Where Did All the Farmers Go?

Where Did All the Farmers Go?

Michael Rosenblum  08.18.2013
Sometimes you get a confluence of things you read that give you a new insight into the way things work.
Fast Food Could End Obesity

Fast Food Could End Obesity

Peter A. Georgescu  07. 8.2013
The trick is to get people to eat healthfully incrementally, slowly, in stealthy ways, in the places where they actually eat now. Don't...
Diet, Dreams, and Nightmares

Diet, Dreams, and Nightmares

David Katz, M.D.  05.28.2013
In the process of creating ONQI 2.0, we are obligated to look at how the algorithm handles every food, including all of the quirkiest foods....
Vegan Eating (And Cheating) With Mark Bittman

Vegan Eating (And Cheating) With Mark Bittman

  05. 9.2013
Could you eat like a vegan until dinner time? That's precisely what New York Times' lead food writer, Mark Bittman, decided to do -- and...