Latest Brian Wansink Stories

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?

2010-05-02 08:27:59

Overwhelmed by tons of daily diet advice? If only we knew which diet tips to follow.

2010-04-29 13:19:54

Organic snackers underestimate calories, study shows.

Word of the Day
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".