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Dan Glickman Is On To Something!

Today I share with you a very nice synopsis of what Dan Glickman is proposing to help us fix our damaged food system.  Marion Nestle… 73 more words

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Wondering about Wheat

In my experience, a lot of people have “wheat sensitivity” in the US but often have no problems eating wheat products overseas – and the author of this article notes the same experience, and other practitioners out there would certainly agree.   34 more words

Chronic Disease

NEWSFLASH! Announcing CleanPlate

I know I’ve been quiet on the blogging front lately, and I’m happy to be able to tell you why. It’s because of a new business venture, … 348 more words


Promoting healthier foods, smaller portion sizes and home cooking can stop the vicious cycle of poverty and obesity, said expert on food politics Marion Nestle. 413 more words


Bloggers Wanted!

LISF-LEILA is looking for volunteers who want to contribute to our upcoming blog. The overall goal will be to provide informative and unbiased insight regarding a host of food related issues in both English and French. 77 more words


Up to 50% of food wasted by supermarkets

A report by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IME) published in January 2013 highlights that between 30-50% of food produced word-wide goes to waste. Against the backdrop of a rapidly expanding population – set to peak at 9.5 billion by the end of the century – the alarming amount of waste is an issue that drastically needs attention. 1,260 more words