START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

articles by: Eat Drink Better

5 Reasons Our Bacon Obsession is a Bad Idea

I know: bacon tastes good. There’s no denying it. But even if you don’t care at all about animal rights, there are some solid reasons to check that bacon obsession. Bacon has always been a pretty p…

82 comments

Will Your Restaurant Meal Make You Sick? New Tool Helps You Find Out.

My husband and I are fans of the show Restaurant Impossible, where chef Robert Irvine and his team make over menus and decor to help save failing restaurants. Too often, the kitchen is a horrifying me…

67 comments

Study: Eating Instant Ramen Noodles Linked to Heart Disease and Stroke Risk

Ramen noodles are a convenient way to sneak in a quick meal, but they could be harming our health. Read about the study and try these healthier alternatives. A study published in August's issue of…

118 comments

Clever Tools To Help Reduce Food Waste During the Holidays (Or Any Party)

We all love the family gatherings, lazy days and big meals, but holiday food waste can be significant. WeHateToWaste.com points out that American household waste jumps 25% between Thanksgiving and New…

50 comments

Do You Eat Too Much Protein?

Proteins are the building blocks of life. They're important for building muscle, helping our body repair injuries, and for basic functioning of our organs. But is there such a thing as eating too mu…

61 comments

30+ Recipes for Cooking Up Fall’s Bounty

Find out what's in season and how to cook fall veggies and fruits. We've got a list of fall produce plus more than 30 fall recipes. I know. Loving fall is a total cliche, but what can I say? We've …

63 comments

8 Apps to Help You Shop Smarter

It can be hard to make ethical shopping choices when you’re standing in the grocery store or department store. These eight apps for shopping (or not shopping!) help you make smarter decisions before…

25 comments

7 Common Kitchen Toxins and How to Avoid Them

If you're a regular reader here, chances are you do your best to avoid harmful chemicals and stock your kitchen with healthy, whole foods. Still, even with the best intentions we sometimes let commo…

68 comments

1 in 7 Americans Don’t Have Enough to Eat

"What if you had to choose between food and gas for your car? Between food and medical care? Between food and the roof over your head? What would you choose?" These are the questions Feeding Americ…

94 comments

10 Foods for Healthy Skin

What are the best foods for healthy skin? Here are the top 10, plus recipe ideas for each one. I’ve always had this vague idea that I could eat my way to healthier skin, but I’d never really dug int…

68 comments

about Eat Drink Better

At Eat Drink Better, we are passionate about food and drink! Whether we’re talking recipes, food policy, food justice, or anything in between, it all comes back to caring about what’s on our plates and its impact on our bodies, society, and the planet. At Eat Drink Better we accept all food philosophies that are aimed at creating healthier people and a healthier planet. We hope you’ll find recipes and information here to help you eat and drink…better! You can find us on Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest.

people are talking

My Husband & I wish the measles vaccine was around 40 or 50 years ago our parents would have had…

How seriously cute is THAT?

I use cumin seeds when I'm sautéing my vegetables and when seasoning my meat for dinner I use…

God bless her...I just fell in love with her!!!