Obesity Rises as Soda Calories Decline

November 17, 2015

There has been much chatter about statistics from the federal government revealing that obesity rates have risen in the United States in recent years. …

Balancing While Still Enjoying the Holidays

November 16, 2015

As our calendars start filling with holiday parties, it’s a good idea to start thinking about how to maintain your balance while enjoying the special…

Federal Health Survey Shows Soda Isn’t Driving Obesity Rates

November 12, 2015

Today, The New York Times published a story that shows clearly and scientifically that beverages are not the driving factor behind rising obesity rates…

Past Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Member Criticizes 2015 Recommendations

November 10, 2015

Health professionals have been warning us about the small group of food activists who have hijacked our federal nutritional advice panel to push their…

The Complexity of Obesity

November 6, 2015

Can we cure obesity by picking one item in the grocery cart and saying avoid it and you will be fine? No, says the latest research.
A new study from Cornell…

Here We Go Again…

November 5, 2015

The federal nutrition panel that is under fire for using personal opinions rather than science in its dietary recommendations is now being accused of going…

America’s Beverage Companies Are Partnering To Fight Childhood Obesity

November 4, 2015

It’s Obesity Week, and America’s beverage companies are doing their part to help fight childhood obesity in communities across the country. One way…

Being Part of the Solution

November 3, 2015

This week is National Obesity Week, a chance to reflect on the very real public health problem affecting communities across our nation. Our industry is…

Stop The Food Fear Mongering

November 2, 2015

It seems we can’t eat anything these days without being told its bad for us. Last week the World Health Organization (WHO) made the preposterous claim…

Trick-or-Treat

October 30, 2015

Tomorrow kids and adults across the country will be filling their day carving pumpkins, dressing up and of course indulging in some of their favorite Halloween…