The Soda Cap: How PhotoVoice Can Help Design More Acceptable Health Policies
Nutrition

The Soda Cap: How PhotoVoice Can Help Design More Acceptable Health Policies

On Monday, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s highly publicized “Soda Cap” (better known as the “Soda Ban”) was blocked by Justice Milton A. Tingling of the State Supreme Court. Among the reasons why the law was struck  down include: 1) only City-owned food service establishments would be required to follow the regulation, excluding bodegas, which are … Continue reading

In A Junk Food-Laden World, The Mediterranean Diet Doesn’t Stand A Chance
Nutrition / Uncategorized

In A Junk Food-Laden World, The Mediterranean Diet Doesn’t Stand A Chance

This week, a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), one of the most prestigious scientific journals in the world, praised the Mediterranean diet for its heart-healthy effects after a lengthy 5-year study. However, the article would’ve made a larger impact among the public had it been released 5 to 10 years sooner. In … Continue reading