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Processed Feud: How the Food Industry Shapes Nutrition

Andy Bellatti | Posted 09.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Andy Bellatti

Public health and nutrition dialogues need clear, explicit messages. Naturally-occurring sugars and added sugars are very different animals. The same goes for processed foods. How is it that a national nutrition organization can simply choose not to recognize that cooking a pot of oatmeal is vastly different from making a Three Musketeers bar in a processing plant?

Is It Food, or Is It Foodiness? Part of Your Complete Breakfast!

Erica Wides | Posted 04.28.2014 | Home
Erica Wides

What is breakfast cereal? No, I'm asking you, you tell me. What's the first thing you think of when I ask you that question, the first mental image th...

Children Are Eating Too Much Sugar, but Halloween Is Not to Blame

Andy Bellatti | Posted 12.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Andy Bellatti

While there is certainly reason to be concerned with American children's sugar consumption, our focus should be on the staple foods and beverages that are relentlessly marketed to them, not an annual holiday.

Tony the Tiger Doesn't Make Any Sense

Tim Mattingly | Posted 09.27.2013 | Comedy
Tim Mattingly

Tony is a tiger happily promoting Frosted Flakes and growling at the same time. It makes no sense.

Taste Test: Do Kids Cereals Taste As Good As We Remember?

Kristen Aiken | Posted 06.06.2013 | Taste

Do sugary cereals taste as good when you're blindfolded? Check out the results of our taste test.

'Big Bang Theory' Finale: Wolowitz In Space? Married?

Posted 05.11.2012 | TV

The writers of "The Big Bang Theory" (Thu., 8 p.m. ET on CBS) didn't want anyone speculating all throughout this season finale on whether or not Howar...

One Page In Cheating

Jeff Kreisler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jeff Kreisler

Not content to wait for "This Week In Cheating," recently a single newspaper page held enough cheating for a whole seven days.

New Healthy Food Label Goes To... Froot Loops?

nytimes.com | WILLIAM NEUMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A new food-labeling campaign called Smart Choices, backed by most of the nation's largest food manufacturers, is "designed to help shoppers easily ide...

Kellogg's Insider on Phelps: Corporation More Concerned About Chemical Delivery Than Marijuana

Don Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Don Parker

Kellogg's has revealed that the company dropped Phelps as their spokesperson for undermining its corporate mission--to keep as many Americans as possible addicted to synthetic chemicals, food dyes, and artificial sweeteners.