Thursday, December 27, 2012

Robert Lustig

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Is Sugar the Next Tobacco?
Pacific Standard
Among the least likely viral megahits on YouTube is a 90-minute lecture by the food scold and pediatric endocrinologist Robert Lustig, entitled "Sugar: The Bitter Truth." He delivers it in a windowless room at the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine ...

Sunday, December 9, 2012

History of Food

I found this interesting.  Ice cream goes back 5,000 years.  I heard that people were mixing ice with fruit juice going back thousands of years.  Ancient people had figured out efficient ways of storing ice underground.   On a hot summer's day two thousand years ago you could buy snow cones in the markets of Greece.