Tuesday, December 5, 2017

USDA makes school meals more flexible (translation: less nutritious)

USDA makes school meals more flexible (translation: less nutritious): The USDA announces its revised school meal rules, in words that would make George Orwell proud: The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today provided local food service professionals the flexibi…

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Low-calorie pizza and burgers won’t fix our child obesity crisis

Low-calorie pizza and burgers won’t fix our child obesity crisis: The latest push to tackle growing waistlines among England's children is a call to cut calories in junk food. It won't work wonders, warns Tom Sanders

Saturday, August 5, 2017

CSPI’s encouraging report on sodas in restaurants

CSPI’s encouraging report on sodas in restaurants: The Center for Science in the Public Interest has a new report out,  Sodas on the Menu. It’s got some good news (we need some).  Restaurants are making progress on cutting back sodas offered …