Health

China’s Food Policies: A Nightmare on Elm Street

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China’s Food Policies: A Nightmare on Elm Street

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Biohacking Our Way To Food Safety

Imagine that you are a food producer. Let's say you own a company that produces yogurt. Duri..

Sugar’s Back in Town

We all tremble in fear.  The smooth, sweet, and tantalizingly tasty villain who plots to incre..

FDA Guilty of Negligent Homicide

When food kills. Something is very, very wrong here. How can a regulatory agency in charge..

Hungry Hounds and Famished Felines: Pet Food Pantries for our Four-Legged Friends

IM WILL LOOK CUTE 4 FUD Dogs are people, too .. aren't they? To many canine owners, pets ..

People, Not Funds, Pouring into Food Banks â” Part II

Feeding America Read part I here. Recap: Nationwide, food banks are seeing a 30 percent ..

Feed the World, One Row at a Time

Don't let your kids grow up to have to use signs like this. The world is going hungry.  It's..

People, Not Funds, Pouring into Food Banks â” Part I

The Problem The story is pretty much the same no matter where you go. It doesn't matter if you..

Your Supermarket’s Vegetables Are Plastic Imposters

The red ripe tomatoes, crisp green lettuce, and dark green broccoli you inspect as you stroll d..

Your Supermarket’s Vegetables Are Plastic Imposters

The red ripe tomatoes, crisp green lettuce, and dark green broccoli you inspect as you stroll d..

What’s on Tap this Week? Water!

Make it a point to visit one of your local restaurants, even if the only thing you order is wat..

Stop Mowing Your Front Lawn And Eat It

Some say it's biodiversity at your doorstep; some say it's front yard art. However you label th..

What’s on Tap this Week? Water!

Make it a point to visit one of your local restaurants, even if the only thing you order is wat..

Consumers Don’t Read Nutrition Labels

So tell us something we don't already know. Researchers at Yale University revealed that after..

Pass the Salt â.. and Prozac, Please.

The next time you dip your hand into a bag of potato chips, perhaps it's because you're depress..

Nations Biggest Health Hazard (The FDA) Gets New Commissioner

President Obama has formally named Margaret Hamburg as his new Food and Drug Administration com..

The Fat Duck Re-opens Under a Veil of Mystery

Fat Duck Reopens "I am delighted that the health protection agency and the local environment..

The Brown Bag Revolution

Not the type of brown bag we are talking about unless you do Martini lunches.  Then yes this ..

400 Sick From Mystery Illness at â”World’s Best Restaurantâ”

In the affluent village of Bray, about 50 miles west of central London, Heston Blumenthal, chef..

The Marlboro Man Is Dead in Texas

When I think of the Marlboro Man, that rugged cowboy with a cigarette angled in his mouth,  I ..

Top Ingredients to Increase your Brain Development

It's All in Your Head "I don't need to study, Mom!  I'll just take my brain pills and be all ..

Calorie Shock â” â”Read ‘em Before You Eat ‘emâ”

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The Obesity Awards

Welcome to the Annual Obesity Awards!  CalorieLab, Inc. conducts an analysis of obesity rates ..

Food, Sexy Food, Food that Puts You in the Mood!

All dedicated and passionate foodies should be especially mindful of what they put into their m..

FriendsEAT Releases New Profile Page

We are glad to announce for this Valentine's Day a special surprise for our members, the  rele..

New waves of Peanuts Related Terrorism

Well, the anti-peanut coalition is at it again. This time their insidious plans stretch into th..

Jeremy Piven’s Mercury Posioning aka “Sushigate”

Jeremy Piven annouced in December he would be leaving David Memet's Broadway production of "Sp..

Ask a Foodie

Ever have a food question on your mind but can't find the exact answer?   Well this week ..

Testing new Google Search on FriendsEAT

  We are running a couple week test on using Google Custom Search on FriendsEAT. &nbs..