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To Be Healthy, Eat With The Lights On

The Journal of Marketing Research just published a study that suggests that dim lights are a way of getting patrons to let their guard down and make impulsive decisions in restaurants.

Think about it. A dimly lit restaurant makes you feel cozy, more romantic, the ambiance whisks you away from your day-to-day worries and you relax. Ahhh. 

Just like the science behind menu design, background music and aroma filled restaurant spaces, lighting plays a huge role in the decision-making…

July 27, 2016 Watch Video


Articles

Food Inequality, Immoral College Food, Stressed Cities, Summer Beverages

Check this week's discussion on Lost in the Supermarket!

Are processed foods are here to stay for financially struggling consumers? If so, making them better rather not pushing for shoppers to avoid at all cost may be a more realistic approach. Why does Malcolm Gladwell think colleges should spend less on food? And some cities are more stressed…

July 26, 2016 Read More


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The New Neighborhood

Regen Village is set to produce all of it's own food and energy.

ReGen Village, outside of Amsterdam, is designed to be fully self-sufficient, growing its own food, making its own energy, and handling its own waste in a closed loop. 

Your dining room might be next to an indoor vegetable garden. Outside, a seasonal garden. Almost everything they’ll eat is…

July 26, 2016 Watch Video


Articles

High Blood Sugar in Teens? Here are 7 Ways to Get Levels Back in Check

Healthy eating can help normalize blood sugar levels and get teens healthier. Here are seven tips:

Nearly one in five American teenagers has an abnormal glucose level, according to new government data. Findings were published last week in the Journal of the American Medical Association by Andy Menke, PhD, an epidemiologist with Social & Scientific Systems, and colleagues. Using…

July 25, 2016 Read More


Product Reviews

Phil's Food Reviews for July 25, 2016

This week Phil reviews: HummusPlus Garlic Hummus + Garlic Herb Chicken Breast, Sauces 'n Love Ricotta, Aged Cheddar, and Kale Gluten Free Ravioli, Pier 33 Gourmet Mussels Butter Garlic, Ian's Gluten Free Organic Sweet Potato Sticks Savory, Padma's Easy Exotic Organic Rice Thai Jasmine Medley

Individual Review links with nutrition information and product breakdown are listed below.

July 25, 2016 Watch Video


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