During World War II, the U.S. government urged Americans to save excess fat rendered from cooking and donate it to the army to produce explosives.
As more establishments seat people in close proximity, friendships are not forged.
Juice is, nutritionally, not much better than soda. How did U.S. consumers come to believe that oranges, in any form, were an important part of a healthy diet?
One of America's first diet hawks, Sylvester Graham was certain that sexual desire was ruining society. His solution: whole wheat. How a zealot's legacy lives in our foods today.
When doctors prescribed sun and sea, to improve circulation and contract tumors