Have you received the challenge? Have you received the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge? If you have Facebook then I’d say probably you have.
If you have been challenged, how did you respond? 364 more words
Yesterday, I highlighted the main points of “The Big Fat Surprise” by Nina Teicholz. In this second installment, I’ll extrapolate what this new information means for a few of the most popular food diets and trends, give you a peek into what nutritional scientists are studying right now, and share with you how I’m personally viewing my diet in light of this emerging information. 1,958 more words
Here’s an older post that never made it onto this blog. Originally published by The Genetic Literacy Project on March 25, 2014, this piece addresses common assumptions about organic agriculture’s ability to “feed the world” (including cost and yield) and calls for a recognition that there is no “one right answer” to this issue – in a diverse world, a diversity of strategies are required. 1,017 more words
This topic is huge. Far too large to cover thoroughly in one blog post. So, this is Part 1. Here I summarize the latest, comprehensive argument against the current Western diet status quo. 1,988 more words