diet

There’s No Such Thing As Chemical-Free Eating

A few months ago, I started an elimination diet under the guidance of a nutritionist. This wound up with me eating roughly paleo, not because I think that the paleo

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 8, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Australian Doctor Extols Disturbing “Holocaust Victim Diet” On Live TV

Dr. Ric Gordon suggests dieters look to Holocaust victims for diet inspiration.

Robyn Pennacchia | August 12, 2015 - 11:05 am

Sugar Should Be Only 5 Percent Of Your Calories, According To Who Cares

Hey, here’s another draconian diet metric that health officials want you to follow! According to the British Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition, sugar should constitute only five percent of your…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 17, 2015 - 10:50 am

Managing Diet And Exercise With My ADHD Brain

I have pretty severe ADHD. That dictates a lot of the way that my life, brain, body, and relationships function, but it’s not something I talk about a lot because…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 19, 2015 - 10:30 am

The Best Diet Of The Year: The Heart-Healthy DASH Diet

U.S. News had a panel of health experts — including doctors and professors from Johns Hopkins, Harvard, and the University of Chicago — look at popular diets and rank their…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 9, 2015 - 1:30 pm

The Soapbox: Why I’m Not Going To Stop Eating Meat

When I was 13, my 7th grade science class was assigned to dissect a fetal pig.  This made me massively uncomfortable. My teacher told us that we could opt out…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 26, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Frisky Rant: Weight Watchers’ Repulsive New Ad Campaign Asks Women To Publicly Confess Their Shame … For Eating

This ad for Weight Watchers “Smart Ones” frozen meals popped up before a YouTube video I was watching, and I actually had to watch it twice all the way through…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 19, 2014 - 12:00 pm

10 Insane Diets No One Should Ever Try

It’s a new year, and that means after a month of effort, you’re ready to quit your New Year’s resolutions. Since you’re reading this in English, I assume you resolved…

Cracked | February 9, 2014 - 11:30 am

The Graham Cracker Was Originally Invented To Kill Your Sex Drive

Sylvester Graham, an evangelical minister in the 1830s and the world’s first “health nut,” believed that the single greatest health concern facing Americans was rampant sexual desire. In order to…

Ami Angelowicz | January 16, 2014 - 9:30 am

Is Anyone Surprised That A Man Invented The “Beer And Sausage Diet”?

If I told you that the “beer and sausage diet” had been dreamed up by a man, no one would be surprised, right? I mean, half of my guy friends…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 25, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Valentino Shares His Super Sad Diet With Harper’s Bazaar

Diets, man! What a bitch. As a human with a particular fondness for bread, cheese, and meat and a diminutive frame that, presented with the opportunity, will take all of

Rachel Krause | August 28, 2013 - 10:40 am

Those Before/After Fitness Pictures Are A Big, Fat Lie

You might have already expected as much, but those before/after picture for the supplements that claim to help you drop 30 pounds in 30 days or give you an overnight…

Ami Angelowicz | August 23, 2013 - 3:30 pm
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