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michael pollan

The 5 Keys to Good Health, All Day, Every Day

As a yoga teacher and a doctor I get a lot of questions about health. To be honest I think yoga has taught me way more about being healthy, while...

Robin Berzin, M.D.
April 25 2011

Cookies & Yoga: Choosing What to Practice

I have a thing for ice cream. Also cookies, and pumpkin pie. In fact I've tried pumpkin pie pretty much everywhere I've been, and am pretty sure I...

Michael Taylor
April 15 2011

Oprah & Staffers Going Plant-Based

Tomorrow on Oprah , the show will air "The Vegan Challenge ", in which Oprah and 378 of her staffers will be going plant-based for one week....

January 31 2011

White House Putting 5,000 Salad Bars in Schools

Chalk one up for Jamie Oliver , Michael Pollan , Alice Waters and children across America. Grist reports that the White House will be putting 5,000...

November 22 2010

Michael Pollan Talks Bad Eggs

Michael Pollan talked to CNN about the half-billion egg recall (yes, it's now a half-billion!), which he believes happened due to fragmented food...

August 25 2010

Move to Limit Factory Farms Gains Momentum

If you've seen films like Food, Inc , or read Skinny Bitch or any of Michael Pollan's books , then you're well-aware of factory farming. There's good...

August 12 2010

Michael Pollan: Pay More, Eat Less

In an interview with the WSJ in his Berkely living room, Michael Pollan shares a food rule that many Americans may be reticent to embrace: "Pay...

Colleen Wachob
August 8 2010

Michael Pollan: Avoid Foods Advertised on TV (Video)

In this video Michael Pollan talks about rule #11 from his book, Food Rules , "Avoid foods you see advertised on television." He even talks...

June 18 2010

4 Tips to Shop the Farmers Market Like Michael Pollan

The abundance of fresh, organic produce, the interaction with the source of our nourishment, and the fascinating people watching are just a few of the...

Colleen Wachob
June 8 2010

10 Most Inspiring People in Sustainable Food

Organic, local, and sustainable food is something of which we can never get enough. (Have you seen our NYC Food Guide , yet?) Here's a Top 10 list...

March 26 2010

Q & A with Spike Mendelsohn: Top Chef

Spike Mendelsohn, of Top Chef: Chicago , takes his food seriously. His focus on high-quality, farm-fresh, local ingredients is the staple of his Good...

Rachel Shelasky
March 16 2010

Words of Wisdom from Michael Pollan

"Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants." -- Michael Pollan

Jason Wachob
February 3 2010

Q & A with Food, Inc. Producer Elise Pearlstein

Food, Inc., was just nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Documentary category.  It’s been hailed as one of the best films of the year as...

Jason Wachob
February 2 2010

Alicia Silverstone & Michael Pollan on Oprah Today

Set your DVR -- Oprah is dedicating today's show to "Food 101" and has Michael Pollan and Alicia Silverstone on as guests.

January 27 2010

Day 26: Eat More Plants

On day 26, we take a page from author, Michael Pollan , as he famously wrote in the beginning of his book, In Defense of Food , “Eat food. Not too...

January 26 2010

10 Questions with Michael Pollan

Michael Pollan, best-selling author of The Omnivores Dilemma and In Defense of Food, is out with a new book called Food Rules. Michael recently sat...

January 25 2010

Q & A with Tara Stiles: Getting Started with Yoga

Tara Stiles connects healthy approaches to exercise, awareness, food, and everyday feeling good with a wide audience around the world. She's the...

Jason Wachob
October 13 2009