Health

Health

I Will Die of Listeriosis Before I Wash the Outside of My Avocado

I refuse to worry about one more thing.
Hannah Keyser
12.18.18
Health

Fruit and Veg in Schools ‘Frequently Inedible,’ Report Finds

According to the Soil Association, produce provided for state primary school children is poor quality and high in pesticide residue.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
11.27.18
Health

Ban ‘Freakshakes,’ Says Anti-Sugar Campaign Group

No joy allowed in 2018.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
11.13.18
nuts

'Pine Nut Syndrome' Leaves a Bitter Taste in Your Mouth—Literally

Trust no pine nut.
Sam Gaskin
11.13.18
milk

This Farmyard Fitness Festival Wants to Get Millennials Drinking Milk Again

“I know a lot of young people don’t see milk as particularly healthy. It’s the same with meat—why do people not buy brisket anymore?”
Josh Barrie
9.4.18
Fast Food

McDonald's Happy Meal Ads Allowed During Children’s TV, Says Watchdog

The Advertising Standards Agency, however, deems Coco Pops and KFC "junk food."
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
8.9.18
spicy food

Can Too Much Spicy Food Ruin Your Taste Buds? I Asked a Chile Expert

As a hot sauce obsessive, I had to know.
Adam Rothbarth
8.6.18
Cheese

Excellent News: Cheese Is Healthier Than We Thought

Our whole life has been a lie!!
Lauren Rothman
7.25.18
Health

Why Expensive, Organic Stuff at Health Food Stores Is Often Bad For You, Too

We spoke with author and nutritionist Kristin Lawless about her new book and how kale chips won't be what saves us from our messed up food system.
Lauren Rothman
7.13.18
Food advertising

Food Companies Are Tricking You with Words Like 'Artisanal' and 'Homemade,' Says Consumer Group

We regret to say that you have been played.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
6.14.18
Health

This Eating Disorder Supper Club Is Part Dinner Party, Part Therapy

“From personal experience, I know that healthcare services are increasingly stretched. I saw a huge gap and felt that we were offering something really valuable.”
Sophia Ankel
6.6.18
not an ad

The Sugar Tax Killed Rubicon and I'm Not OK

The best tropical fruit drink there ever was is now stuffed full of sweeteners.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
6.5.18
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