What to Do When Zipcodes Predict Obesity Levels

What to Do When Zipcodes Predict Obesity Levels

Zipcodes are a good indicator of a person’s obesity level, claims Dr. Adam Drewnowski, the director of the Center for Public Health Nutrition at the School of Public Health at the University of Washington. In a fascinating interview for Australian media … Continue reading

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“Snackwise” Nutrition Rating System for…Snacks

“Snackwise” Nutrition Rating System for…Snacks

Add this to the growing list of nutrition ranking systems out there. Snackwise is a free, simple to use, online tool for deciding whether the snack you’re contemplating is OK or not: Developed by the Center for Healthy Weight and … Continue reading

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Yes We Can! Eat Healthily & Cheaply

Yes We Can! Eat Healthily & Cheaply

Over the weekend, USA Today published a great piece about the cost of healthy eating. The bottom line is that for most people eating healthfully means paying more, but it doesn’t have to be that way. The article comes at … Continue reading

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