Food & Nutrition

A Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Raw Turkey Made 164 People Sick. How Worried Should You Be About Thanksgiving?

Here’s something you definitely don’t want on your Thanksgiving menu. Just before Thanksgiving, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reporting that there have been additional Salmonella infections in an ongoing outbreak linked to raw turkey, and certain ground turkey products have been recalled. The outbreak dates back to November 2017, according to […]

Food & Nutrition

What This Mom Learned About Food Culture in America After Her Baby Stopped Eating

You’ll want to have tissues handy when you dive into The Eating Instinct: Food Culture, Body Image, and Guilt in America. Though the new book from Virginia Sole-Smith might sound at first blush like a feminist or body-positivity book—both of which it is—it’s also a deeply personal, heart-wrenching story. Sole-Smith’s elder daughter, Violet, stopped eating […]