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Episode 1 - Pan-Roasted Shrimp with Wisconsin Aged Parmesan. Servings: 4-6 Ingredients: 2 shallots, minced (about 2 tablespoons)1 clove garlic, mincedKosher salt and ground black pepperJuice of 2 lemons1/2 cup (4 ounces) extra virgin olive oil plus 1 tablespoon for shrimp1/2 cup grape tomatoes, halved1 cup freshly cooked or canned white beans, such as cannellini1 cup (about 4 ounces) Wisconsin Parmesan Cheese, cut in small dice1/4 cup fresh dill, chopped1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined Cooking Directions: Place shallots and garlic in mixing bowl. Add pinch of salt; mix. Pan-roast shrimp: Heat remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil in sauté pan. Add warm shrimp to prepared mixture and toss. Snake Oil? The scientific evidence for health supplements. See the data:

Snake Oil? The scientific evidence for health supplements

See the static versionSee the old flash version Check the evidence for so-called Superfoods visualized. Note: You might see multiple bubbles for certain supplements. These is because some supps affect a range of conditions, but the evidence quality varies from condition to condition. For example, there’s strong evidence that garlic can lower blood pressure. How to Make Ice Cream in a Bag in 5 Minutes. Salt: Essential to Life - But What About High Blood Pressure? All living creatures must have salt to survive.

Salt: Essential to Life - But What About High Blood Pressure?

Natural Whole Salt vs. Refined Chemical Salts. We’ve finally concluded that white flour and refined sugar are stripped-down unhealthy composites of nutritious whole foods.

Natural Whole Salt vs. Refined Chemical Salts

Now its time we consider table salt with the same perspective. Farmer in Chief. By Michael PollanThe New York Times Magazine, October 12, 2008 Dear Mr.

Farmer in Chief

President-Elect, It may surprise you to learn that among the issues that will occupy much of your time in the coming years is one you barely mentioned during the campaign: food. Food policy is not something American presidents have had to give much thought to, at least since the Nixon administration–the last time high food prices presented a serious political peril. Since then, federal policies to promote maximum production of the commodity crops (corn, soybeans, wheat and rice) from which most of our supermarket foods are derived have succeeded impressively in keeping prices low and food more or less off the national political agenda.

After cars, the food system uses more fossil fuel than any other sector of the economy — 19 percent. In addition to the problems of climate change and America’s oil addiction, you have spoken at length on the campaign trail of the health care crisis. How We Got Here I. Pepperoni Pizza Puffs.

If I ask my kids what they want for dinner, there's a ninety percent chance they will say pizza. They love it, as most kids do. I guess I have an affection for it too, but we don't indulge too often. If I had to choose a favorite pizza, it would be the Hawaiian, but no one else in my household appreciates its flavors like I do, too bad for them. FDA: Antibiotics in Livestock Affects Human Health. Agency Suggests Limits on Antibiotics in Animals Because of Rise of Drug-Resistant Bacteria Why do I need to register or sign in for WebMD to save?

FDA: Antibiotics in Livestock Affects Human Health

We will provide you with a dropdown of all your saved articles when you are registered and signed in. June 28, 2010 -- Giving animals antibiotics in order to increase food production is a threat to public health and should be stopped, the FDA said today. The federal agency says it has the power to ban the practice, but it's starting by issuing "draft guidance" in hopes the food industry will make voluntary changes. After a 60-day public comment period, the guidance will become FDA policy. The guidance is based on two principles: Antibiotics should be given to food animals only to protect their health. "We are seeing the emergence of multidrug-resistant pathogens," FDA Deputy Commissioner Joshua Sharfstein, MD, said at a news conference.

Food cravings... The Food Movement, Rising. Everything I Want to Do Is Illegal: War Stories from the Local Food Front by Joel Salatin Polyface, 338 pp., $23.95 (paper)

The Food Movement, Rising

Fiery Foods and Barbecue SuperSite - White Gold: Rediscovering the Allure of Sea Salt - Page 4. Bean Soup with PorkSopa de Frijoles Puerco This hearty soup could also be served as a stew.

Fiery Foods and Barbecue SuperSite - White Gold: Rediscovering the Allure of Sea Salt - Page 4

Just add hot tortillas and you have a whole meal. Soup 2 cups black beans1 pound boneless pork, cut into 1 ½ -inch cubes1 large onion, finely chopped4 cloves garlic, chopped2 tablespoons vegetable oil1 fresh habanero chile, stem and seeds removed, chopped or substitute 2 fresh jalapeños or 2 serrano chiles1 teaspoon dried epazote3 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantroMaya Natural Sea SaltTM to taste Garnish. Pure food obsession is latest eating disorder. Orthorexia nervosa sufferers like to focus on 'righteous' eating and have rigid rules about avoiding certain foods.

Pure food obsession is latest eating disorder

Photograph: Getty Eating disorder charities are reporting a rise in the number of people suffering from a serious psychological condition characterised by an obsession with healthy eating. The condition, orthorexia nervosa, affects equal numbers of men and women, but sufferers tend to be aged over 30, middle-class and well-educated. Specialty Food — Home.