For the Love of Food


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For the Love of Food

Welcome to Friday’s For The Love of Food, Summer Tomato’s weekly link roundup.

This week sugar falls while obesity climbs, “natural” may soon be defined, and a surprising benefit of strong legs.

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Links of the week

Carbohydrate, Sugar, and Obesity in America <<Remember this whenever you’re tempted to oversimplify health and nutrition down to macronutrients. We have plenty of evidence that excessive sugar is dangerous, but there’s also a lot more going on here. (Whole Health Source)
The Limits of ‘Intuitive’ Eating <<Eating mindfully is a good start, but there’s more to healthy eating than listening to your body. (NY Times)
FDA seeks comments on use of the term ‘natural’ on food labels <<This is a big deal. Please share your thoughts with the FDA. (Food Na…

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