Start A Petition

It's Official: People Around the World Really Are Eating More and More Alike


Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, Western diet, health, illness, society, food, homgenization, disease )

Roseann
- 1899 days ago - grist.org
The Western diet of wheat, corn and soy is spreading globally, flattening the world's menus as it rounds out our guts.



   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

Comments

Roseann d (178)
Wednesday March 5, 2014, 9:57 pm
Tragic on many levels. Homogenization and the loss of cultural diversity. It must have been much more emuch more interesting and exotic to travel and discover the world in Marco Polo's day. Now it's a lot more sameness.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday March 5, 2014, 11:50 pm
part of neo-colonialism as well...
 

Panchali Yapa (26)
Thursday March 6, 2014, 12:04 pm
Thank you
 

Birgit W (160)
Thursday March 6, 2014, 1:28 pm
This is true. They are selling the same food from the same companies here in Canada as well as in Germany in the meantime.
 

Roseann d (178)
Thursday March 6, 2014, 4:28 pm
There's no doubt fusion-cooking from different cultures can be pretty delicious. Fusion is good but homogenization or blah and boring.
 

Geoff P (84)
Thursday March 6, 2014, 6:25 pm
Obviously must taste better.
 

Angela J (61)
Thursday March 6, 2014, 9:40 pm
Thank you.
 
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)


Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story


Loading Noted By...Please Wait

 


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Health & Wellness





 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.