Food & Nutrition

15 Restaurants You Didn’t Know Changed Their Names

Culture Marissa LaliberteAug 03 These household names weren’t always so recognizable. Domino’s Michaelasbest/Shutterstock You’re not alone if you’ve never understood the connection between games and takeout. Long before Domino’s rebranded to expand beyond pizza, it was called DomiNick’s Pizza after its owner, Dominick DiVarti. He sold the restaurant to some friends, but when they started […]

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Protein Shakes Explained

For many people a workout isn’t complete until they’ve gulped down a protein shake afterwards, but this wasn’t always the case. Protein-packed drinks were once only seen in the meaty clutches of bodybuilders, with regular gym types happy to stick with a banana and a tablespoon of peanut butter to fuel their muscle growth. Today’s […]

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Our Idea of Healthy Eating Excludes Other Cultures, and That's a Problem

Google the term “examples of healthy recipes” and you’ll notice there’s very little variety in what healthy eating looks like, and that the definition of "healthy" is pretty narrow. To be more specific, you’ll see recipes and meals that are considered mainstream for white, non-immigrant Americans. When healthy eating is presented through a Eurocentric lens […]