Well: How the Government Supports Your Junk Food Habit

The most popular junk foods come from crops that are heavily subsidized by the federal government.


Well: An App to Deconstruct Your Food

Using yoga-posing pears and bike-riding melons, a new app deconstructs your food, giving you a trove of information not found on a typical food label.


Why Dieters Flock to Instagram

Instagram may have success as a dieting platform because it lets people have the level of connection — or privacy — they crave, a researcher says.


Public Health: Confused About Quinoa and Nutrition? So Are Other Americans

There are some foods that Americans can’t agree about, like steak. But there are also foods that people simply don’t know about.