In this day and age of social connectivity and communication, ideas and movements have the potential to spread like wildfire. You could say that possibly anything could go viral, even a diet. Traditionally, diets are not something you would expect to go viral, but with the tidal wave of health conscious consumers, fad diets have become… Continue reading Ancient Eating Gone Wild: Paleo, Fact or Fiction?
Obesity was recently classified as a disease by the American Medical Association. Ranking 5th in global obesity, over 30% of the US adult population is considered obese. Everyone knows the traditional pyramid of nutrition, but new studies show that an individual’s genome may play a role in body type and individual nutritional needs. What is… Continue reading Will Nutrigenomics Give Us “Personalized” Nutrition?