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Soda Politics: Taking on Big Soda (and Winning)

Marion Nestle - Beverage industry - 2015 - 528 pages
How did products containing absurdly inexpensive ingredients become multibillion dollar industries and international brand icons, while also having a devastating impact on ...
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California Cuisine and Just Food

Sally K. Fairfax, Louise Nelson Dyble, Greig Tor Guthey, Lauren Gwin, Monica Moore, Jennifer Sokolove, Marion Nestle - Technology & Engineering - 2012 - 376 pages
Can a celebrity chef find common ground with an urban community organizer? Can a maker of organic cheese and a farm worker share an agenda for improving America's food? In the ...
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Breadlines Knee-Deep in Wheat: Food Assistance in the Great Depression

Janet Poppendieck, Marion Nestle - Cooking - 2014 - 376 pages
Examines the food assistance efforts during the Great Depression, discussing how they were connected to attempts to end the agricultural depression and how the programs ...
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The Politics of Fat: Food and Nutrition Policy in America

Laura S. Sims - Political Science - 1998 - 311 pages
Politics pervades every link in the food chain from the farm to the fork. It influences what foods we eat, how much they cost, what we know about them, and how safe they are ...
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The A-Z Encyclopedia of Food Controversies and the Law, Volume 1

Elizabeth Marie Williams, Stephanie J. Carter - Health & Fitness - 2011 - 646 pages
This two-volume set is a broad compendium of the law, policies, and legal influences that affect the food on our plates today. * Alphabetically arranged entries describe topics ...
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Examination of Front-of-Package Nutrition Rating Systems and Symbols:: Phase ...

Committee on Examination of Front-of-Package Nutrition Ratings Systems and Symbols, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine - Medical - 2010 - 140 pages
The federal government requires that most packaged foods carry a standardized label--the Nutrition Facts panel--that provides nutrition information intended to help consumers ...
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Nutrition For Dummies

Carol Ann Rinzler - Health & Fitness - 2011 - 408 pages
Get the facts on good nutrition, slim down, and feel great You've been hearing it since you were a little kid: "You are what you eat." But unlike most adages you've long since ...
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Vitamania: Our Obsessive Quest For Nutritional Perfection

Catherine Price - Health & Fitness - 2015 - 336 pages
"A hidden, many-faceted, and urgent story." --Booklist, *STARRED* Most of us know nothing about vitamins. What’s more, what we think we know is harming both our personal ...
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Dietary Supplements: Current Issues

Donna Viola Porter - Health & Fitness - 2003 - 75 pages
The use of dietary supplements is often promoted as a solution to a number of nutrition problems, including general dietary patterns and nutrient intakes, malnutrition in the ...
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