Here is something that I consider to an interesting inconsistency. In this country, we take pride in protecting infants and young children while they travel in cars. Your lifetime odds of being involved in a serious car accident, one that may involve injury or death, is approximately 1 in 3. Given that the lifetime odds [...]
Thanks to the Center for Science in the Public Interest, for translating the recent Coke commercial touting the ethics and corporate responsibility they’ve exercised in their products. Wouldn’t it be great if this could actually be aired on TV?
From the same type of thinking that said smoking doesn’t harm your health, the good folks at Coca Cola have now come out with a new ad campaign wanting to shine a light on the obesity epidemic. They point out that many of the options they offer are sugar-free, but fail to talk about what’s [...]
One of my favorite things to work with as a nutritionist is lifestyle diseases. The reason for this being exactly as the name says–they are lifestyle-induced diseases. If they’re lifestyle-induced, they can be lifestyle-reversed…. (to an extent.) Everybody has heard of diabetes. Everybody knows that eating too much sugary crap will increase your chances of [...]
Remember the Bears in the Coke commercials. This is a great video showing what became of them. This needs to be shown in schools, shown at home, and shown everywhere where soda is an option.