A new case of Alzheimer’s or dementia is diagnosed every 4 seconds, according to the World Health Organization.
It’s National Pizza Day. Just a few weeks ago, the Washington Post ran an article on our complete adoration of the stuff. 1. We eat 100 acres a day of pizza. 2. That translates into 3 billion pizzas a year or…. 3. 23 pounds of it for every American. Seriously, who knew? We love the…
The dreams of the daughter of a Houston-area cancer patient are inspiring and heart wrenching at the same time.
There was a a big-hearted, Carhartt-wearing guy named Luke sitting next to me on the flight into Missouri today for a conference. I was nervous about this trip, I don’t know why. Maybe because Monsanto tried to sponsor the conference (kind of a weird flank move) and was shot down. They wanted to be there…
In a smart move, Breyer’s Ice Cream nixes dairy treated with artificial growth hormones. A food awakening is happening, and consumers are demanding food that is ‘free from’ artificial additives. The health of our families is changing, and we are waking up to the fact, whether due to a food allergy diagnosis, a diabetes…
McDonald’s reported its first decline in same-store sales in the US for almost a decade, continuing four consecutive quarters of poor financial performance
Public reaction to the acquisition of Annie’s Organic by General Mills is a window into the coming changes in the food economy.
Mountain Dew contains an ingredient that has been banned in 100 countries around the world. What do they know that we don’t?
In a surprising turn of events, one of the leading voices for fixing our broken food system, Jamie Oliver, announced a partnership with the Gates Foundation.
Courage is contagious, and with it we are already building a better food system.