A Tired Game of Telephone: Scientists, Reporters, Pundits and Politics

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
A Tired Game of Telephone: Scientists, Reporters, Pundits and Politics

This was originally published in Scientific American Food Matters on March 20, 2014 In going after CDC study, Reuters report misrepresents WIC experts, their research. The Press Release That Started it All In February, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association on obesity prevalence that concluded: […]

Challenge To Big Soda Propaganda That Was Removed From News Website

Posted by on Feb 10, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Challenge To Big Soda Propaganda That Was Removed From News Website

This was originally published in Scientific American’s Food Matters blog on Feb 3, 2014.  UPDATE, Feb 3, 8:35 pm: As mysteriously as the comment was removed, after this blogpost was published the comment went back up. Still no word as to why it was removed in the first place. On January 27th, San Francisco news station […]

Dear American Consumers: Please Don’t Start Eating Healthfully. Sincerely, the Food Industry

Posted by on Dec 5, 2012 in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Dear Consumers: A disturbing trend has come to our attention. You, the people, are thinking more about health, and you’re starting to do something about it. This cannot continue. Sure, there’s always been talk of health in America. We often encourage it. The thing is, we only want you to think about and talk about […]