Archive for the 'Food News' Category

Dec 16 2008

FOOD NEWS: A Conversation with ‘King Corn’ Filmmaker: Part 2

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Continuing the conversation, Curt Ellis shares his story about the pervasiveness of corn in our daily foods. We learn that for the first time in human history, the problem of obesity is ociated with poverty, not affluence. The processed foods that saturate the market with cheap food products is the chief culprit. Do you feel […]

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Dec 14 2008

Epidemic

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Dec 14 2008

Food safety and farming in the news

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Food safety and farming in the news

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Dec 13 2008

Food Allergy News Cookbook

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If the only cure for food allergies is to avoid the food completely… What is left to eat? How do you feed a child when favorite foods are no longer safe? How can you be sure you are avoiding the food? How can you maintain flavor and diversity in your diet? Allergy-free cooking can be […]

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Dec 13 2008

Episode One: Obesity Epidemic

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Dr. Ezrin describes the obesity epidemic that is engulfing the world. If you have any questions about the topics Dr. Ezrin discusses, write them in the comment box, and they will be answered in the near future. Duration : 0:3:35

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Dec 13 2008

FOOD NEWS: Michael Pollan: In Defense Of Food

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Michael Pollan’s new book, In Defense of Food, provides the backdrop for his talk at the Bagdad Theater in Portland, Oregon, and this prior interview with Deborah Kane of the environmental nonprofit organization, Ecotrust. Remarkably, Mr. Pollan is talking about a defense of food in a literal sense: it’s increasingly difficult to escape from eating […]

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Dec 12 2008

The Obesity Epidemic (Obesity #1)

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One third of Americans are classified as obese—-and the number is growing. Let’s get some insight into this expanding epidemic. Duration : 0:2:59

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Dec 12 2008

FOOD NEWS: A Conversation with “King Corn” Filmmaker

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Part 1: A conversation with filmmaker Curt Ellis about his new documentary “King Corn”, the film that may open eyes across America. Surprisingly, corn is present in some form or another, in almost everything on the American plate. And, none more so, than through the food ingredient “high fructose corn syrup” (HFCS). Is it a […]

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Dec 12 2008

Childhood Obesity Epidemic

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One in five children in the United States is diagnosed with obesity. For the first time in history, this generation may be sicker and die younger than their parents. Duration : 0:1:36

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Dec 12 2008

FOOD NEWS: Urban Fruit Gleaning

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Fresh fruit from the backyard to the those in need of food. This is a win-win for all involved, including the volunteers who pick the fruit, they get to help others, and keep half of the bounty for themselves. Duration : 0:2:13

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