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The Revenge of Saturated Fat

by Denis Faye - The Nutrition Nerd | January 3, 2012
Filed Under: Loving Advice, What The Hell Is That?

WARNING: Today’s Real Fitness Nerd post goes to 11 on the Geek-o-meter, so make sure to have your pocket protector firmly in place before reading. In the event of a water landing, simply empty your Big Gulp of Mountain Dew and u

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Ask The Nutrition Nerd: Should you lick your salt habit?

by Denis Faye - The Nutrition Nerd | September 12, 2011
Filed Under: Ask The Nutrition Nerd

Our question of the week comes from Krissy, a proud member of the Facebook branch of the Nerd Herd: This morning… my little cousin posted “No salt allowed in schools, really guys?’ I responded back with “Yo

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Question of the Week: Seaweed, not Needweed

by Denis Faye - The Nutrition Nerd | June 2, 2011
Filed Under: Uncategorized

Our question of the week comes from Coach Jeff, who I admire primarily because he scored the handle “Coach Jeff.” I bet a lot of Jeffs out there would like to have a “Coach” before their name, but there can

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Want better USDA Dietary Guidelines? Write ’em yourself.

by Denis Faye - The Nutrition Nerd | February 11, 2011
Filed Under: Uncategorized

The USDA released its new Dietary Guidelines a couple weeks ago. They troubled me deeply because, well, I like them. That’s why it’s taken me so long to comment. One of the missions of this blog is to be the cynical fl

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Junk food diet reviled! I mean, revealed!

by Denis Faye - The Nutrition Nerd | November 10, 2010
Filed Under: Uncategorized

A few, select members of the Nerd Herd have asked me to comment on Kansas State University Professor of human nutrition Mark Haub’s junk food diet. From CNN: The premise held up: On his “convenience store diet,”

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Hasta luego, Eggos.

by Denis Faye - The Nutrition Nerd | November 19, 2009
Filed Under: Uncategorized

Oh no! Flooding at a Kellogg’s bakery in Atlanta caused a temporary disruption in Eggo waffle production. Until the situation can be normalized, Kellogg’s will be rationing waffles throughout the country. According to

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Lunchbox Love.

by Denis Faye - The Nutrition Nerd | September 3, 2009
Filed Under: Uncategorized

For most of people trying to lose weight and stay gainfully employed, lunch can be hell. True, most of your office co-workers simply eat out every day, but most of your office co-workers either don’t care about the gut hangi

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