Will soft drink ban turn New York into the “Skinny Apple?”

So - the mayor of the Big Apple, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, has decided he wants  to try banning soft drinks larger than 16 oz. from being served in restaurants and other related establishments. Uh oh. While soda is probably one of America's biggest (no pun intended) problem factors in the overall diet in [...]

Reinvigorating your healthy New Year’s resolution

By Lindsey Gemme We’re one month into the new year already. So how’s that New Year's resolution coming along? Let me guess—and stop me if you've heard this before—“I'm going to start exercising more, eating better, and lose 'x-amount' of pounds in 2012”? I thought so. Those professions of personal betterment are in the top [...]