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All The News -- July 2003

It's the Calories, Stupid

July 6, 03 at 04:31 PM

Read More: fad diets, weight loss

Sometimes we hear that fat intake has declined over recent years, yet the population gets more obese, and people conclude that carbs are to blame, and fat isn't a bad guy. There are a few silly diets based on this...

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McDonald's Leading the Way, but Hasn't Gone Far Enough Yet

Samuel S. Epstein, M.D. | July 1, 03 at 03:38 AM

Read More: antibiotics, fast food, fda, hormones, samuel epstein, usda

Commendably, responding to growing concerns that the routine use of antibiotics in meat production has resulted in their decreased effectiveness for treating infectious diseases, McDonald's Corporation has demanded that its suppliers phase out antibiotic growth promoters by the end of...

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