American Kids Are Eating a Ton of Salt, Probably Animorphing Into Deer

Salt, that delicious, desiccating pulverized crystalline mineral, the substance that makes French fries and popcorn taste less like potatoes and corn, is quickly corroding the arteries of children in the US. According to new research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American kids are ingesting… » 9/17/12 10:25pm 9/17/12 10:25pm

Bread: Another Food That Is Trying to Kill You

Forget the best thing since sliced bread, because it turns out sliced bread is actually the worst thing ever—okay, not ever, but it is the worst in terms of sodium content. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention compiled the list of the top 10 sources of sodium in our diet, and bread and rolls came in at the… » 2/07/12 11:50pm 2/07/12 11:50pm