Monday, March 27, 2017
The Nannies In Philadelphia Will No Longer Sell You 2L Bottles of Soda
Yup, you read that right - if you live in Philadelphia and you want to buy a 2L bottle of soda, soon you'll be forced to buy two 1L bott...
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Saturday Stories: Opioids, Integrative Dietetics, and DNA Horoscopes
Travis Rieder in The Washington Posts explains how doctors got him hooked on opioids, and then didn't help him come off them . Kevin K...
Friday, March 24, 2017
Rare Footage of the GOP's AHCA Planning and Prep
And yes, today is Funny Friday. Have a great weekend!
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Junior Kindergarteners and The Unnecessary Crutch of Junk Food
Sent to me by a reader and I wanted to share. It's part of a school newsletter for her kid's Junior Kindergarten class. Here's...
Monday, March 20, 2017
California Public Libraries Giving In-N-Out Burgers to 4 Year Olds
I've written about child literacy and junk food before with the young reader marketing partnerships and cause-washing of McDonald's,...
Saturday, March 18, 2017
Saturday Stories: Feminism, Old Queens, and Lactic Acid
Mayim Bialik, in Grok Nation, explains why yes she (and anyone) can be a feminist and simultaneously believe that the Jewish people have a r...
Friday, March 17, 2017
Just a Spectacular Supermarket Commercial Championing Produce Over Products
Thanks to one of my Facebook readers for sharing this incredible supermarket video that's serving as today's Funny Friday. Have a ...
Thursday, March 16, 2017
A New Heart and Stroke Funded Report Calls For a "Sugary Drink" Tax
Not a soda tax. And not a sugar-sweetened beverage tax. Instead Canada's Heart and Stroke Foundation's (HSF) latest funded report ma...
Monday, March 13, 2017
New Research: Unless You Have Celiac Disease, It's Probably Not the Gluten
No one's saying that people's symptoms aren't real, but there's little doubt that more folks believe they have gluten sensit...
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Saturday Stories: Woolly Mammoths, Amish Forgiveness, Fetishised Virtue
By Flying Puffin - CC BY-SA 2.0 Ross Andersen in The Atlantic on how the resurrection of woolly mammoths might help in the fight against...
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