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  • Added sugar is worse for your body than salt.

    Thu 9:21am By Becky Striepe
    Added sugars are a fact of life if you eat pretty much any processed foods, and we knew that wasn't good news. But a new study revealed that in the battle of white powders, added sugar is even worse for us than added salt…
  • Organic Farm Yields Are Higher Than You May Think

    Wed 11:00am By Mary Gerush
    Research found that organic farm yields are higher than previously estimated. Say bye-bye to conventional farming. Organic farming has a bright future The post Organic Farm Yields Are Higher Than You May Think appeared first on Eat Drink Better.
  • Why I Didn’t Return Monsanto’s Phone Call

    Tue 2:01pm By Jill Ettinger
    A few weeks ago, I received an email from a PR person identifying herself as writing on behalf of Monsanto, the multinational biotech company that’s so vilified, there’s an annual “March Against Monsanto” event…
  • Study: Skipping Meals Linked to Childhood Obesity

    Tue 10:57am By Becky Striepe
    A study from the University of East Finland found that skipping meals can lead to obesity in children as young as ages six to eight The post Study: Skipping Meals Linked to Childhood Obesity appeared first on Eat Drink Better.
  • Last-Minute Gift Idea: Lentil Soup Mix

    Tue 5:00am By Becky Striepe
    This lentil soup mix was such a hit the year that I gave it out, that I've used it as gifts a few times since. It's simple to make a big batch, so these jars are a great last-minute gift idea, too…
  • Persiana: Chicken, Walnut & Pomegranate Stew Recipe

    Mon 2:50pm By Jennifer Kaplan
    This chicken, walnut & pomegranate stew recipe comes from the fabulous new cookbook, Persiana: Recipes from the Middle East & Beyond, by Sabrina Ghayour. The post Persiana: Chicken, Walnut & Pomegranate Stew Recipe appeared first on Eat Drink Better.
  • Does recycling K-cups make them better?

    Mon 5:00am By Becky Striepe
    Single-cup coffee is incredibly popular right now, but what happens to all of those single-use plastic pods? Does recycling K-cups make them less of an environmental problem The post Does recycling K-cups make them better? appeared first on Eat Drink Better.
  • Restaurant Inspections: How Safe Is Your Food?

    Sat 11:00am By Mary Gerush
    Thank heavens for restaurant inspections. But when's the last time you checked the inspection scores for your favorite restaurant? A new app makes it easy The post Restaurant Inspections: How Safe Is Your Food? appeared first on Eat Drink Better.
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