Media | Jun 17 2015
Let’s assume you are one of the 85 percent of Americans who consume caffeine every day. Once you’ve armed yourself with some basic facts, it isn’t difficult to make sure that your daily buzz is part...
Media | Oct 01 2014
Monosodium Glutamate, or MSG, has gotten a pretty bad rap. In fact, MSG is one of the most extensively researched substances in the food supply. Numerous international scientific evaluations have...
Media | Sep 03 2014
Have you ever wondered how your food came to be produced the way it is today? From the field to your table, a lot has changed - and improved - since farming first began, for both farmers and...
Media | Aug 29 2014
Kris Sollid, RD and Brittany Mountjoy speak with Liz Caselli-Mechael about tips on packing a lunch that's nutritious, fun to eat, and safe for kids during the back-to-school season. 
Media | Aug 18 2014
Sarah Romotsky, RD, speaks with Liz Caselli-Mechael about tips on how kids can stay physically active, even after summer break ends and they head back to school.
Media | Jul 16 2014
Why are antibiotics used in cows? Could they make human antibiotics less effective? Are farms too crowded? How do antibiotics in animals affect the safety of your food? Get all the answers you need...
Media | Jun 24 2014
SAFETY Are there any proven health risks associated with biotech food? Consumer 1: The health risks have not been fully looked into, as far as I know, yet or evaluated. You really don’t know....
Media | Jun 24 2014
Labeling Should genetically engineered foods be labeled? Consumer 1: I think there should be labels on GMO’s, for sure, just so that people know what they’re buying. Consumer 2: Labeling’s good but...
Media | Jun 24 2014
CHILDREN Are foods produced through biotechnology safe for children and pregnant women? Consumer 1: I would think that children and pregnant women should avoid genetically modified foods. Consumer 2...
Media | Jun 24 2014
BENEFITS What are the benefits of food biotechnology? Consumer 1: I do think it’s OK to push nature. I think if it’s environmentally helpful and OK for our bodies, why not? Consumer 2: I know that a...
Media | Jun 24 2014
ALLERGIES Is there a link between foods produced through biotechnology and allergies? Consumer 1: I’m not sure exactly what causes food allergies. It’s probably some chemical in the food, but I don’...

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