Food for the Teenage Soul

Food for the Teenage Soul

This is a guest post by Lior Torenberg, a high school senior and foodie. If you’ve ever been hungry and tired at the same time, then you might understand my frustration. If not, try picturing this: It’s nine-thirty PM, I … Continue reading

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Oatwashing: Inside the Label of Pop Tarts Oatmeal Delights

Oatwashing: Inside the Label of Pop Tarts Oatmeal Delights

You’ve heard of healthwashing . . . but welcome to the latest trend – oatwashing. Oatwashing: Taking a mostly unhealthy product, adding the word oatmeal to its name and watching the sales roll in. See: Kellogg’s Pop Tarts Oatmeal Delights. … Continue reading

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Top 10 Healthy “Convenience” Foods

Top 10 Healthy “Convenience” Foods

This a guest blog post by Sharon Palmer, RD Drive-thru hamburgers, microwavable pizza pockets and bags of chips—these are the foods that probably come to mind when you think of convenience. For busy people on the run, convenience usually means … Continue reading

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Fortified Junk Food

Fortified Junk Food

The hottest trend in the food industry lately is functional food. Although there is not formal definition for the term, its agreed that these are foods that can help reduce the risk of disease due to the presence of specific … Continue reading

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