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5 Surprising Food Lies

Alex Santoso | Posted 10.01.2013 | Taste
Alex Santoso

Food lies you've probably been fed.

Jane Brody Gets It (Really) Wrong 'Debunking' Health Myths

Kristin Wartman | Posted 03.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Kristin Wartman

With all the nutrition misinformation out there, one would expect Jane Brody and The New York Times to be more careful about relying on an "expert source" with ties to the biggest agricultural and food companies in the world to debunk health myths.

The 4 Biggest Food Stories of the Year (And What They Taught Us)

Andy Bellatti | Posted 02.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Andy Bellatti

Last year, I wrapped up the year in food and nutrition stories with a detailed chronological summary. This time, I want to highlight four of the year's most significant events in the realm of food, food politics, and nutrition -- and the lessons they imparted.

Americans Are More Insecure About Their Food

Timi Gustafson, R.D. | Posted 08.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Americans have less confidence in the quality and safety of their food supply than they had in years, according to a survey by the International Food Information Council (IFIC).

Does Pink Slime Have a New Relative in the Form of Meat Glue?

Gregg McBride | Posted 07.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Gregg McBride

Are you sure you were enjoying a delicious filet mignon the last time you went out to a fancy steakhouse? Or were you eating pieces of stew-quality meat that were "glued" together to form what resembled a filet mignon, but was actually anything but?

The Grossest Ingredients Hidden In Processed Foods

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 05.14.2012 | Healthy Living

First it was pink slime. Then, it was crushed cochineal beetles in your favorite strawberry-flavored Starbucks drinks. Briefly, it was tuna scrape. An...

Why Meat Glue Isn't Entirely Evil

The Huffington Post | Carey Polis | Posted 05.03.2012 | Home

On Monday, KGO-TV, the San Francisco affiliate of ABC, aired a report on transglutaminase, more commonly known as "meat glue." The clip, embedded belo...

In Defense Of Meat Glue

Posted 07.23.2011 | Home

On the French Culinary Institute's Cooking Issues blog, Dave Arnold breaks down all the common misconceptions about meat glue (also know as transgluta...

"Meat Glue": EU's Approval Of Food Additive 'Thrombin' Freaks Swedes Out

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Swedish consumer groups and politicians are united in alarm over the approval of thrombin, known as "meat glue," an animal-derived additive that proce...