Tag: #food

Public Health and the Government and a Pump Handle

I caught the tail end of the interview with NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg on “Meet the Press” this morning. He talked about the involvement of government in personal freedoms, and he made it clear that his government is not banning anything in NYC. Rather, they are making it clear to the citizenry what is good and what is bad. You…

I may or may not have done some damage

Over the weekend, I went to visit my siblings and mother in the midwest. While there, my brother and I made it a point to eat as much Latin food as we possibly could. Here’s just one meal we had at “El Rinconcito”. Unfortunately, this did some damage to my fitness routine. It was a lot of food, albeit delicious…

Meatless Mondays? No, thanks.

I’ve been listening more and more about this concept of “Meatless Mondays” whereby you don’t eat any kind of meat on Mondays in order to reduce the “pressure” on the animal meat industry and maybe also improve your health. Then, today, I read this blog post from an MPH student, and it just took me over the edge. No, I’m…