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Buying food more frequently leads to healthier eating habits

A Health Economics paper by Timothy K. M. Beatty finds that “households who make more frequent, smaller food purchases buy healthier foods than households who make fewer, larger purchases. These households are more likely to purchase foods with a lower share of total calories from fats, saturated fats and a larger share of calories from […]

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Prince Fielder is a home run-hitting vegetarian

Red Hot Mama calculates the basal metabolic rate (BMR) of Milwaukee Brewers slugger Prince Fielder.  Fielder is a vegetarian and in order to maintain his current weight, he would need to eat 14 avocados, 10 blocks of tofu, 100 tomatoes, or 613 cups of fresh spinach per day. HT: Brew Crew Ball

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