The Very Wide World of Beverages

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This post touches upon the fermented beverages like kvass and kefir, as well as Coca-Cola’s ready-to-drink coffee business in Japan, and its “sleep water.”

Beverages That Start With “K”

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Lab results have hinted that kombucha might influence both the production of insulin and the storage of body fat.

Saban Institute Shares Research News

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Eyes, ears and ideas are all brought together by The Saban Research Institute, which sponsors the Annual Poster Session in June.

Soft Science, Hard Science, and Dads

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Happy Father’s Day to the dads who consciously try to have a positive influence on their children’s self-images, and try to keep junk food out of the home.

Another Early Father’s Day Gift

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Dads, take part in feeding your kids and spending time doing activities together. It could be the start of a lifetime relationship!

An Early Father’s Day Gift

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Just about anything you do with your kids, as long as it’s done with a smile and a heart full of love, will be a positive contribution.

And Still More on Fathers and Obesity

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Whether or not fathers realize it, the behavior they model matters a lot, be it sitting down for a family meal or shunning vegetables.

Banish Doughnuts, Popularize Carrots

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A craving is associated with an image, but the mind can be outsmarted by replacing that image with a different one, or visual white noise.

Body Hunger

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Dr. Pretlow’s most recent presentation touches upon the problems with the conventional model of childhood obesity, the addiction model, and obesity treatment.

The Confusing World of Fat Shame

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One problem with the culture’s insistence on fat-shaming is that it encourages a certain type of man to feel entitled to judge every female figure in sight.

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