Latest Brian Wansink Stories

2011-08-05 05:55:30

Dieters who make simple changes in their surroundings can expect to eat healthier without giving it much thought, according to new research.

2011-06-24 16:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Walnut Commission's Food For Your Whole Life(TM) webcast presents a distinguished panel of experts who address new and cutting edge nutrition findings that have been discovered in the past year.

2011-06-23 11:00:00

NEW YORK, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- California Walnuts' search for America's Original Health Nut is over - America has chosen Regis Balaban of Cleveland, Ohio as THE Original Health Nut(TM). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101206/SF12168LOGO) Mr.

2011-03-21 13:32:00

NEW YORK, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HealthCorps® (www.healthcorps.org) will take its fight against child obesity to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City for its Fifth Annual Gala, "Fresh from the Garden," on Wednesday, April 13.

2011-02-07 15:27:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2010 U.S. Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA) urge Americans to reduce their sodium intake, replace saturated and trans fats with the "good" fats (poly and monounsaturated fats) and to lower cholesterol consumption.

2010-10-27 05:27:00

Industry leaders to share inside scoop on the evolving marketplace WASHINGTON, Oct.

2010-10-25 07:05:00

In one set of schools, sales of fruit increased by 100% when it was moved to a colorful bowl, and salad bar sales tripled when the cart was placed in front of cash registers.

2010-10-13 06:25:00

The US Department of Agriculture announced on Tuesday a $2 million initiative to help food behavior scientists find new ways to use psychology to fight childhood obesity and improve the federal school lunch program.

2010-07-12 12:59:00

WASHINGTON, July 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Author of the bestseller Mindless Eating: Why We Eat More Than We Think, Brian Wansink, Ph.D. will speak and moderate at the 2010 Soy Symposium on November 11th in Washington, DC.

2010-06-04 13:19:31

How many more apples can a school cafeteria sell if the fruit is displayed in an attractive basket and placed in a well-lit area?

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.