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Nutrition Facts

CDC second report on nutrient status of US population

Nutrition Status of the US population 2014 report/CDC

Nutrition Status of the US population 2014 report/CDC

For details on the report or a quick factsheet on the findings.

Maybe all of the health education and nutrition promotions have started to see results. As seen by the 43% decline in the rate of childhood obesity published in JAMA.

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To bacon or not to bacon, that is the question.

Saturated fatty acids and heart disease

Ulster Fry

Well Blog NYTimes (http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/03/17/study-questions-fat-and-heart-disease-link/?_php=true&_type=blogs&ref=health&_r=0) writes a nice summary of the international team of scientists’ meta-analysis that no real link between saturated fatty acids and heart disease.