How Healthy Is YOUR Lifestyle?

What’s your answer to this question? How healthy Is YOUR lifestyle? In reality, the honest response for many Americans would be not very! In 2014, we wrote about How Healthy Are We? Perceptions Vs. Reality. And overall health has declined since then. Americans Eat a Lot AND Fast. Thus, we return to this topic again.  […]

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Can “Big Soda” Reverse Its Decline?

The major soda (carbonated beverage) marketers are having a tough go of it some locales where sales are saturated. But an even bigger issue is that many people are turning away from soda because of health concerns. Recently, the New York Times ran a major story entitled: “The Decline of ‘Big Soda”; it reported that […]

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What Are Our Favorite Snacks?

With all the media and healthcare community emphasis on healthy eating, how are we doing? For instance, have we turned to healthier snacks? According to recent research by Nielsen: “Hungry? The average person reaches for 12 different kinds of snacks in any given month. Why do we snack? That depends on any number of reasons […]

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Will Calorie Counts Stop the Criticisms Directed at Coke?

The answer to the question raised in the title above is probably no — especially with the most severe critics of the company and its soft drinks. Here’s what Coke is planning to do, as reported by Mike Esterl and Paul Ziobro for the Wall Street Journal: “Coca-Cola Co. is broadening distribution of its low-calorie […]

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