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PHOTOS: See the most unhealthy dishes served at popular restaurants

NEW YORK (PIX11) — See the most fattening, unhealthy dishes served around the country at popular restaurants.

The Center for Science in the Public Interest compiles a list of the highest calorie entrees in popular restaurants around the US every year. 55 more words


Presenting The 9 Most Calorie-Filled Chain Restaurant Meals Of 2014!

To some, the Center for Science in the Public Interest’s annual Xtreme Eating awards are a reminder of how some restaurant meals can pack thousands of calories, oodles of saturated fat, and piles of sodium on a single plate. 1,235 more words

Why the FDA is warning parents about powdered caffeine

WATCH ABOVE: Dr. Samir Gupta discusses five significant health effects of caffeine. 

TORONTO — A single teaspoon is allegedly the equivalent of 25 cups of coffee. 699 more words


New Law Would Give USDA Authority To Recall Contaminated Meat & Eggs

The current, vague laws regarding what constitutes “adulterated” meat, poultry or eggs have hamstrung the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, leaving the agency unsure whether it has the authority to recall food that contains drug-resistant pathogens. 505 more words

Catholics Against Capitalism (Are Not Dumb)

Kevin Williamson at National Review complained about a Catholic conference led by Cardinal Maradiaga called “Erroneous Autonomy: The Catholic Case against Libertarianism.” Williamson:

The best that can be said of the clergy’s corporate approach to economic thinking is that it is intellectually incoherent, which is lucky inasmuch as the depths of its illiteracy become more dramatic and destructive as it approaches coherence.

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Political Theory

Sodium & Sun in DC

I’ve been in DC a month already — what?!  It’s hard to believe how quickly time goes, considering everything we’ve all accomplished in the last year of our MPH program.   1,807 more words