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In the fight against obesity, experts remain divided over strategies | Gustafson

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Do food manufacturers bear a responsibility for the global obesity crisis? Of course they do.

 

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Timi Gustafson, R.D.

In the Fight Against Obesity, Experts Remain Divided Over Strategies

Do food manufacturers bear a responsibility for the global obesity crisis? Of course they do. So do restaurants that offer nutritionally poor fare and exorbitant portion sizes. But the decision to consume foods and drinks that cause waistlines to expand ever further still rests with the individual. So, from which end should we try to...

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Been everywhere, done everything? How about some food travel? | Gustafson

  • Jun 16, 2016 at 11:13AM

Having just returned from visiting Japan and having been thoroughly spoiled by the country's unique culinary culture, I found my interest in exotic foods and cooking styles renewed.

Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Been Everywhere, Done Everything? How About Some Food Travel?

Having just returned from visiting Japan and having been thoroughly spoiled by the country’s unique culinary culture, I found my interest in exotic foods and cooking styles renewed. I have enjoyed such experiences before, but never made it a specific quest. This time was different, and I’m glad I finally joined the ranks of international...

Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Longevity – To What Avail?

A long life has always been considered a desirable objective for most people, and modern science, abundant food supply and hygienic living conditions are making it possible for ever greater parts of the population to achieve this goal. Over the past 200 years the average life expectancy has doubled, and some experts say that human longevity...

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