|
|
|
The Shawnee News-Star
Does the food industry only pretend to promote healthful eating?
email print
By Pat Cunningham
May 20, 2013 11:22 a.m.



563702

Writing in Scientific American, Patrick Mustain imagines THIS LETTER from the food industry to consumers:

Dear Consumers: A disturbing trend has come to our attention. You, the people, are thinking more about health, and you’re starting to do something about it. This cannot continue.

Sure, there’s always been talk of health in America. We often encourage it. The thing is, we only want you to think about and talk about health in a certain way—equating health with how you look, instead of outcomes like quality of life and reduced disease risk….

Whatever the current health trend, we respond by developing ...

Read more

Recent Posts

    latest blogs

    • Community
    • National