START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: Myplate

Make MyPlate Your Plate

When I was only 29 months old, I was featured on the front page of the Galveston Daily News as the fattest child in Galveston County. The whole county! In those days, a fat baby was considered a healt…

42 comments

MyPlate to Be Taught in Classrooms This Fall

By Margaret Badore for DietsInReview.com The coming school year will be the first since MyPlate was introduced by the USDA and Michelle Obama as the official replacement for MyPyramid. The real…

43 comments

The End of the Pyramid Scheme: The Rise of MyPlate

Back in the mid-20th century, the act of balancing nutrition was in a state of arrested infancy. This was a time where processed foods, fast foods, and general foods of convenience were rapidly push…

123 comments

meet our writers

Diana Vilibert

<em>Diana Vilibert is a freelance writer living in Brooklyn. You can be blog-friends with her at <a... more

people are talking

Thank you for the sad article...

The sole purpose of this article is to demean Wal-Mart and to encourage readers to vent their hostil…

Walmart generally sells the same brands as I find in my local health food store. The price they char…

Spammer flagged. Sounds gross at first, but think of the potential for 3D printing food. Taking i…

THANK YOU VERMONT! Birgit, what stone are you living under! It's been publicized over and over …