Posts tagged "nutrition"

Sugar Won’t Kill You, Please Stop Taking The Internet At Its Word

By the way, neither will bacon.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 27, 2015 - 1:30 pm

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

Are Young Female Athletes Eating Enough?

Today in never, ever, ever stop eating: Apparently there’s a syndrome called the female athlete triad that consists of a loss of bone density, irregular periods, and low

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 1, 2015 - 9:30 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

Frisky Eats: An Intro To Clean Eating With Celebrity Chef Ariane Resnick

If your patience for that New Year’s health resolution is dangerously close to running out, here in the middle of February when you just want to eat macaroni and cheese…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 19, 2015 - 11:00 am

How To Organize Your Fridge Like A Boss

I’m the type of person who constantly looks for household spaces to improve: I want a better-organized desk, better-organized cabinets, better-organized closets. But the one household space that drives me…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 15, 2015 - 10:00 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

It Might Not Be Necessary To Eat Three Meals A Day, But It’s Better For You

I was scrolling through nutrition news today when I happened upon this article on the decline of the Three Meals A Day paradigm. It’s weirdly depressing: It starts out talking…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 7, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Cameron Diaz Writing Nutrition Book For Teen Girls

Cameron Diaz is writing her first book: a guide to nutrition for teen girls. [Celebrity Cafe]
“Good Morning America” anchor Robin Roberts revealed yesterday she is battling a…

Jessica Wakeman | June 12, 2012 - 10:20 am

In San Fran, Happy Meals Will Soon Be Sad

Although Prop 19, legislation that would have legalized marijuana in California, didn’t pass on Nov. 2, a new controversial bill has just gone into effect in the state: San Francisco…

Joanne Hinkel | November 10, 2010 - 3:40 pm

What’s The Craziest Diet You’ve Ever Been On?

Twinkies for breakfast, lunch and dinner? Sounds kind of gross (and, OK, delicious) to us — and it’s also the diet Mark Haub used to shed more than 27 pounds.

Julie Gerstein | November 9, 2010 - 6:40 pm

Weight Loss Wears Relationships Thin

I once covered a national fat acceptance convention for the old Jane magazine. As I sat in a room full of men who were the spouses of big beautiful women,…

Simcha | March 31, 2008 - 2:30 pm