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Mark Bittman Talks Turkey
Hope you’re enjoying your weekend, friends. Here in NC, we’ve had a marvelous one so far, having attended a thoroughbread racing event yesterday with good friends against a backdrop of blue sky with poofs of red and orange leaves fluttering down. … Continue reading
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Phat News About Saturated Fat
Recently, Experience L!fe posted an article that pulls together and explains some of the past “competing” theories about saturated fats (Good? Bad? Needed? Avoid?). I like how this piece provides some insight as to considering the theories together, based on current … Continue reading
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I was about half way through David Brooks’ book The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character and Achievement (Random House, 2011) when it hit me: It’s social. I first noticed Brooks’ book cradled in Renee Zellweger’s arm in … Continue reading
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Concerned About the Deficit?
A must-read: “How to Save a Trillion Dollars” By Mark Bittman …Positively brilliant.
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The Year 2020
It’s 7:30 on Sunday morning and we’re already awake at our house…Sanjay Gupta is on CNN (diabetes special: Diabetes 2020 by Sanjay Gupta, MD) opening his regular health show with “one half of Americans will be pre-diabetic or diabetic by … Continue reading
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“The China Study” – Magic Nutrients? Nope.
Another article for you this morning… This one, from today’s The New York Times blog, includes an interview with T. Colin Campbell, one of the co-authors of the book “The China Study.” In his brief interview, Campbell explains, among other things, why studying … Continue reading
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Treat Yourself to the Best and Become Younger Next Year
Here we are on December 31st, the day on which many of us take a minute or a few to think about what we want to accomplish during the coming year. If you’re lucky enough to have the day off, … Continue reading
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Go Bananas: Chiquita Brands CEO on Squawk Box
Chiquita Brands Video on Squawk Box …Check out this video. This morning on CNBC’s Squawk Box, Chiquita Brands President & CEO Fernando Aguirre discussed the company’s approach to helping people consume more fruits and vegetables. From my own informal surveying, I have found … Continue reading
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