History Stories
CATEGORY: Diets
A Look at Food Fads in America
September 12, 2014

Food fads have come and gone in many cultures and in various forms for centuries, but America has had a particularly unique affinity for adopting—and dropping—culinary trends with regularity. Read More

The Ancient Origins of Superfoods
March 13, 2014

The health benefits of fruits and vegetables such as blueberries, broccoli, and kale are well documented, but which foods did our ancient forebears consider to be exceptionally healthy? Read More

Going Paleo: What Prehistoric Man Actually Ate
February 28, 2014

How does our modern take on the Paleo diet compare to what our ancestors actually ate? Read More