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10 Biggest Fast Food Failures Of All Time (Part 3)

The world of fast food is full of all kinds of oddities that were meant to drive traffic into the store. Some of those oddities become fan favorites, and they stick around as long as there’s a demand for them. Sometimes those items fall flat, and that’s what we’re going to talk about in this […]

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Does Thinking Hard Burn More Calories?
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Does Thinking Hard Burn More Calories?

♪ INTRO ♪ What if you could lose weight just by sitting around thinking, finding the square roots of stuff in your head, considering the use of negative space in the art of Matisse, or coming up with a Grand Unified Theory of particle physics? That would be not so bad. I mean, if I […]

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Diet & Nutrition : What Does a Pediatric Dietitian Do?
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Diet & Nutrition : What Does a Pediatric Dietitian Do?

Hi, I’m Charlotte Skiles, a nutrition consultant and clinical herbalist for Eat in Peace Wellness Consulting, located in Austin, Texas. And today, I’m going to talk to you about what a pediatric dietitian does. And this is pretty simple, so a pediatric dietitian is going to specialize in nutrition for infants, children’s, and adolescents. The […]

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Why calories are a con | The Economist
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Why calories are a con | The Economist

For decades people who want to control their weight have been told to count calories. Given that the great majority of diets fail, is this good advice? Could the calorie be one of the biggest delusions in dietary history? The idea of counting calories was introduced by Wilbur Atwater. He believed that a calorie is […]

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