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Upmarket bug snacks to creep into Thai store shelves

February 26, 2015
By Kaweewit Kaewjinda BANGKOK (Reuters) - Street vendors selling deep-fried insects as snacks are a familiar sight in Bangkok, but a Thai entrepreneur is trying to give edible bugs a more upmarket appeal. Panitan Tongsiri will launch his "HiSo", short for high-society, brand of seasoned insect snacks in March and plans to stock them at gourmet food markets around the Thai capital. Though many in ...
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3 reasons Americans are abandoning cereal

February 26, 2015
Cereal sales are declining, and some analysts...
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5 Fatty Foods You Can Still Enjoy

February 20, 2015
Yes, I said butter! One tablespoon of butter contains 102 calories of pure fat, 64 percent of which comes from the saturated kind. Air is dispersed, or whipped, into the butter, giving it fewer calories per volume (67 calories per tablespoon). While research strongly links saturated fat with heart disease, integrating a small amount in a healthy eating plan is possible. One cup of regular mayo ...
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Obesity: 'no silver bullet' but many promising weapons

February 20, 2015
"People want to find the one solution that will solve the problem, but there is no silver bullet," said Mike Mulvey, a consumer behaviour expert and marketing professor at the University of Ottawa. This reinforces demand for foods of poor nutritional quality, furthering the cycle of unhealthy food environments. In order to tackle the obesity epidemic, regulatory controls and education campaigns ...
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Staying Well on the Road With Hotel Fitness Programs

February 18, 2015
Known for in-room yoga mats and custom designed PUBLIC bikes for guests to ride, Kimpton Hotels has always inspired well-being in travelers in its 60 hotels across 27 U.S. cities. -- Hotel Monaco Philadelphia: Each Wednesday, Hotel Monaco invites guests to join in for two complimentary (on-site) fitness classes. In the morning, Lithe on Location is a cardio-cheer-sculpting class for the entire ...
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5 'healthy' food claims to watch out for

February 13, 2015
You may want to take a closer look at some of the labels on the food on store shelves. "I think it's really unfortunate that we have this situation where every aisle of the supermarket is preying on us," Dr. Yoni Freedhoff, a doctor who specializes in weight loss and nutrition, told CBC's Marketplace co-host Erica Johnson. Making even small health claims on food packaging can mean big business ...
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How to Date on a Diet

February 09, 2015
When it comes to dating, Jeff Nimoy knows what doesn't work. "Any chance I had, I'd suggest a bar that I knew had Kombucha on tap so I could order that," she says.
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Blame and Credit: How to Encourage Fairness and Accountability Under Pressure

February 07, 2015
Unsure how to stop the blame game or start an honest discussion? We're here to help.
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10 Habits to Help You Be a Healthier, Happier Cook

February 05, 2015
Set the mood with a spa-like setting for your kitchen, recommends Kait Fortunato, a District of Columbia-based registered dietitian. Keep them separate for easy sides, or mix together for an easy addition to soups, stews, omelets, rice and quinoa mixes.
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Toddler nutrition: 5 tips for healthier kids

February 03, 2015
About 77 per cent of Canadian children aged one to three consume more than the recommended upper limit of 1,500 milligrams per day of sodium, according to the 2004 Canadian Community Health Survey. This could lead them to develop a desire for these tastes for the rest of their lives," Susan Baker and Robert Baker of the University at Buffalo concluded in a journal commentary. What's a busy ...
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