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Junk Food Obesity

Bunk About Junk Food

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 09.11.2013 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

While I agree that we can benefit from choosing a better chip, I think it's flaky at best to suggest that junk food will ever be beneficial. It is, in fact, oxymoronic -- give or take the oxy. If a food is good for us, it isn't junk.

Junk Food Companies Pay Scientists To Fudge Nutrition Research

Posted 08.23.2011 | Food

Yet another major long-term study, this one published in the New England Journal of Medicine, has conclusively demonstrated the link between weight ga...

Fast Food Near Schools Doesn't Equal Fat

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 08.21.2011 | Healthy Living

The presence of stores that sell junk foods close to schools does not necessarily impact kids' body mass index (BMI, a ratio of weight to height), acc...