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“Food and Culture”

Nov 2, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Better eating habits can improve health and reduce the chance of premature death, but few Americans are taking the message to heart. Continue reading →
Oct 26, 2015 03:18 PM ET // Discovery News
What makes some meats likely to cause cancer? And are some meats okay? Continue reading →
Sep 29, 2015 08:59 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
It's not quite a case of, 'You are what you eat,' so having a pita chip won't suddenly make you more likely to favor a minimum wage.
Jul 15, 2015 09:53 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Cartoon characters are rarely meant to be a positive influence, but some are downright unhealthy for kids. Continue reading →
Jun 30, 2015 09:10 AM ET // Christopher Wanjek, LiveScience
Sugar-sweetened beverages contribute to death, obesity and heart disease.
Jun 27, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A man recently claimed to find a rat in his fast-food chicken order; it really was chicken, but why did he think otherwise? Continue reading →
May 12, 2015 09:35 AM ET
Caffeine occurs naturally in coffee plants and is often the reason people reach for that early cup of joe but what about decaf?
Jan 30, 2015 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
IBM and Mars Inc. are teaming up to genetically sequence the microbial communities that exist in food production facilities so consumers can be better protected.
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