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Eating Healthy is a Matter of Time!

News Last month, I wondered if the eating schedule had any impact on staying healthy. The conclusion at that time was a definite “We’re not sure…but it could!” I must revise this conclusion. But first, let’s talk about food and metabolism. Background …

Just Don’t “Pass da Sugar”!

What we said then A while ago, we described published findings about the cardiac health risks associated with the consumption of sugar in sweetened beverages. The take home lesson was: When 15% of daily calories come from simple sugar, (not carbohydrates…sugar!) the …
Junk Food as far as the eye can see

Public Health and Junk Food

“If you don’t take care of politics, politics will take care of you…and you will hate the outcomes!” One of the most tragic outcome from bad policies we witness everyday is the tsunami of junk food hurled at us every time we …

The ever lasting quest of excessive consumption

Stevia no wonder This article about the flirting between Stevia and the large beverage corporations has generated a good amount of hilarity within the private messaging network of THOTM’s headquarters.   The Facts Coke Life is a new product “intended to please …

“Pass da Sugar!”

That’s what the sympathetic and colorful Aussie Joe Hachem uttered during a critical poker hand at the World Series Of Poker 2005. Speaking of poker, I’d bet that Joe simply wanted to win the hand. He sure didn’t wish an illness to …