Science News Finds: Eating Edition

Today is all about food, from the interplay between culture and ecology to the food choices we humans make. I found three great articles this week that talk about all aspects of food and infuse a lot of science along the way. So pull up a chair and let’s (heh heh) dig in.


The More You Know: Nutrition!

I don’t know about anyone else, but personally I am sick of eating haphazardly. What I mean by this is that I am tired of eating without intention, because I simply do not KNOW what certain foods do to my body.


We Don’t Have an Obesity Epidemic

If we really cared about health in America, we wouldn’t be worrying about an obesity epidemic. This may sound ridiculous, but it’s true, because weight isn’t the problem. We don’t have an obesity epidemic.


Mom Bloggers Aren’t So Sugary Sweet

One of the reasons I’m happy to be here at Persephone is that I am able to break out of the mom-blogger mold. Are you familiar with such a mold? It’s the one where the at-home or at-work mom blogs about her kids and life, about parenting, about marriage, and more and more frequently, products […]