Don’t Let Your New Year’s Resolution Be Misled by Food Police

Once again, many of us are following the New Year’s tradition of setting personal goals for the next year.  A resolution for healthy meals and regular exercise is righteous and, in theory, can be improved by expert advice, but we had better think twice before taking advice from the food police. In the second half […]

The Food Nanny’s Agenda

Assessments of health risk and a proper role for certain foods have been unreliable and sometimes self-defeating.  Government agencies charged with protecting and advising consumers seem to approach the task as true believers.  They act with the conviction of freshly minted deacons in pursuit of whatever chapter of the health catechism they are told to […]