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Deploying Our Youngest Solders in the 'War on Obesity'

Shannon Cutts | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Shannon Cutts

WE are the ones who are afraid of calories, diets, fat, obesity. Our kids are just caught in the crossfire.

The World's Most Expensive Raw Fish: Still a Bargain

Raúl de Molina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Raúl de Molina

Masa is a bargain when you consider that he still charges almost the same as what I paid 16 years ago. No inflation here.

Michael Pollan On Jonathan Safran Foer, Food Trucks, Nose-To-Tail, Salt, Sugar, His Last Three Meals, And More In Exclusive Interview (PHOTOS)

Colin Sterling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Michael Pollan On Safran Foer, Nose-To-Tail, Food Trucks, Salt, Sugar His Last Three Meals, And More (PHOTOS)

Porchetta: That Pig Stole My Heart

Robert Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Robert Rosenthal

Bulbous chunks of pure porcine pleasure, redolent of garlic and rosemary, coupled with the salty crunch of its cutaneous covering, constitute what is at once a cardiologist's nightmare and a carnivore's wet dream.

10 Ways To Get Your Kids To Eat More Vegetables

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Maria Rodale

My kids eat their vegetables all the time. At least sometimes. I mean, they all go through phases of pickiness, but when it's all said and done, they eat almost every vegetable there is.

A Question for the First Lady

Shannon Cutts | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Shannon Cutts

I have one question for Michelle Obama: Did she have some particular reason for choosing the slogan "War on Obesity" when she formulated her plan to get America's kids in shape?

The F Word: The Femivore's Real Dilemma

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laura Flanders

The latest women's movement story from the New York Times Magazine has a farming theme. "The Femivore's Dilemma" by Peggy Orenstein describes how some...

Eating Disorders: Be The First Line Of Defense

Kimberly Dennis, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kimberly Dennis, M.D.

By becoming aware of certain signs and symptoms of eating disorders, you can uncover illness that may otherwise go unnoticed - and untreated. With the right knowledge, you can save a life.

Tips for Taking the Principles of Eating In on the Road

Anna Lappé | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Anna Lappé

Eating well on the road is tough, but not impossible. And, it's getting easier, at least marginally so.

Eating Disorder Awareness Week: The Answer To Everything Is On Your Plate

Geneen Roth | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Geneen Roth

Freedom from obsession is not about something you do; it's about knowing who you are. It's about recognizing what sustains you and what exhausts you. What you love and what you think you love.

The Grossest Packaged Foods Ever (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Lindsay Armstrong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In honor of the Week of Eating In, where we are encouraging people to cook from scratch, we decided we had to document some of the most unsavory proce...

Jeff Garlin On Jon Stewart: His Food Addiction And New Book 'My Footprint' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Jeff Garlin, the comedian and actor, was on "The Daily Show" last night to talk to Jon Stewart, an old friend of his, about his new book, "My Footprin...

Can't Lose Weight?

Irene Rubaum-Keller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Irene Rubaum-Keller

Of course you can, but maybe you're stuck.

Map Your Market For The Week Of Eating In

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Proud of your local market? Show it off! as part of our our Week of Eating In, where we are encouraging people to get busy cooking rather than relying...

The Week of Eating In Challenge: SPREADSHEET

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Making your own food is a great way to save money. There are so many examples of how making your own food is way less expensive (and less wasteful in ...

The Week Of Eating In: A HuffPost Green And Eyes&Ears Challenge

Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Katherine Goldstein

Starting on Monday February 22nd, HuffPost Green and HuffPost Eyes&Ears will be doing The Week of Eating In. For seven days, we'll invite you to eat in, aka COOK all of your own food for a week.

Traverse City, Michigan Is A New Foodie Haven

AP | John Flesher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

By John Flesher, Associated Press: TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - Attention, traveling foodies: Something yummy is happening in the Traverse City area, and...

Is Breastfeeding Better Than Formula Feeding? What You Should Choose

Ramon Resa, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ramon Resa, MD

Is breastfeeding better than formula feeding? Every mother contemplates this question. Many instinctively "feel" that breastfeeding will lead to bette...

More! More! More!

Brad Lamm | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Brad Lamm

Our busy lives have transformed us into a nation of MORE, where one of something is a good start, and more is never enough.

The Obesity Problem Starts At Birth: Parents Giving Children Too Much Food

Ramon Resa, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ramon Resa, MD

I was sitting in a booth at the local Chinese restaurant and doing what I do all the time: baby watching. I am a frustrated grandfather wanna-be. I lo...

Friday Talking Points [102] -- Harry Reid's Glacial Progress Grinds On

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Harry Reid thinks he's got enough votes, but then this is the reason why the vote keeps getting pushed back -- because he's obviously still scrambling for the final few votes before he moves ahead.

Women: Sleep Might Improve Your Willpower | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Your head says it's time to lose a few pounds, but your hand reaches for another cookie. Why is it that even when we want to be good, we end up being ...

A Spice You Can Find In Your Backyard... Or City Park

The Atlantic Food Channel | By Daniel Fromson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

"Spicebush" sounds like something dreamed up by Dr. Seuss. In fact, the plant is a striking shrub that grows about ten feet tall, with glossy emerald ...

The Truth About Obesity, Weight Loss, And Fad Diets

Irene Rubaum-Keller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Irene Rubaum-Keller

The best selling diet books out right now want to make you think there is another way. Why? Because you want another way and those books sell.

Holiday Tips For Diabetics

Christy Valentine, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christy Valentine, M.D.

As the holiday approach I am constantly asked by my patients and concerned family members what can Diabetics eat for the holidays?