This is Your Brain on Cronuts: Fat Phobia, Beer Belly, and Lots of Numbers for Food Scrounge News

Yesterday the phone line servicing the area was cut, and today I can’t update the Food scrounge News page without getting a “WordPress is not responding” message. Has anyone experienced this problem? Enough whining. Today you saved a click or two by reading the post here. How about a nature walk on our driveway instead? We saw this water snake stretched out just before sunset last week. The scrounge cats ran like hell when they saw it.





The snake is about 3 feet long. It moved very slowly and did not seem disturbed by our presence. No, it is not a poisonous snake. There are six poisonous species in this area: Timber rattler, Pygmy rattler, Coral, Cottonmouth, Copperhead, and the Diamond back rattlesnake.
This guy is a Southern Water snake, lethal to mosquitoes and other insects. Food news is below.

June 11, 2013 Food Scrounge News
Health by the numbers — lots of ’em
Quantified-self followers aim to know, improve,0,5345154.story
Soda or pop? Coo-pon or cyu-pon? Maps reveal how America speaks
McDonald’s: Breakfast or dinner after midnight?
Special K Nourish –The concept of hot cereal in the US is a cultural change says analyst
USDA to require labels for mechanically tenderized meat
Twinings tea antioxidant court row brews on in USA
Journal of the American Medical Association, Online First, June 3, 2013
Examining the Health Effects of Fructose
Journal of the American Medical Association, June 5, 2013
Synthesizing Evidence: Shifting the Focus From Individual Studies to the Body of Evidence
Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass vs Intensive Medical Management for the Control of Type 2 Diabetes, Hypertension, and HyperlipidemiaThe Diabetes Surgery Study Randomized Clinical Trial
Bariatric Surgery for Weight Loss and Glycemic Control in Nonmorbidly Obese Adults With DiabetesA Systematic Review
Treating Diabetes With Surgery
JAMA 100 Years Ago|June 14, 1913
This Is Your Brain on Coffee
Comfort eating- Perceptions of fat are altered by mood and state of mind study finds
Source: PloS
Scientists find gene mutation that spurs early puberty
Source: New England Journal of Medicine
A cross of bacon + butter = lardo
Cronuts selling like hot cakes
Are you suffering from fat phobia?
Vegans, vegetarians or carnivores: who’s healthiest?,0,2998440.story
Source: JAMA Internal Medicine
How to keep the beer, hold the belly


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