Archives: Marion Nestle

The Politics of Food

Dinner can seem like a private affair, but we dine at every meal with a host of politicians and policy-makers. This hour we’ll explore the laws and labels that determine the health of our nation. We’ll take a look at Michelle Obama’s advocacy for nutritious school lunches, and those who say the government’s food policy hand is too heavy.

The Paleolithic Diet: Caught in the Stone Age?

Some people are choosing to emulate the dietary habits of our ancient ancestors– raw foods, meats, nuts and berries. It’s called the paleolithic – or caveman — diet. Is it easier? Is it healthy? And can it work on modern humans?

Egg Recall – Safety Standards in Ohio

Food safety and a recall of 550 million eggs