Food & Nutrition

This water shortage is not solely due to the drought but is partly due to the misguided environmental policies flushing available surface water into the ocean that could serve farms and families at a rate of two billion gallons per day.

Never let it be said that ACSH isn't at the forefront of reporting critical topics. No siree, if something important breaks, we're on it. And fast. 

The latest 2020-2025 US Dietary Guidelines, which are updated every five years, landed over the holidays with the usual flurry of claims that vested interests have meddled with them.

I have already illustrated that organic food is no safer or healthier as explained here and

The quote is from GenoPalate, one of several websites using nutrigenomics to craft an individual diet plan for you or me.

It's too bad I went for the Ph.D. Financially speaking, I should have probably stopped with a BS.

For the last 15 years, I have taught an introductory nutrition course at a local junior college.

Antioxidants are chemical compounds that can be a vitamin, mineral, enzyme, or one of thousands of other naturally occurring plant chemicals and many that are naturally produced by our bodies.