Posts Tagged ‘Weight Gain’

Food News You Can Use: The Po’ Boy Diet and Lying About Our Weight

No time to waste.  Let's get right to the news; Hook's Heather Chittum brandishes her pastry knife to do battle this Wednesday as Top Chef: Just Desserts makes its debut on Bravo. (DCist) Fuggedaboutit! The old pizza joint up Georgia Avenue NW is set to become a new West Indian takeout spot. (Prince of Petworth) […]

Beer Belly? Blame Your Genes, Not Your Beer

Or so some British scientists would argue. According to a study published in the current issue of the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, fat from excessive beer drinking is not necessarily stored around the body's core. Researchers followed 20,000 beer drinkers–7.876 men and 12,749 women–over 8.5 years. Not surprisingly, men drank more beer, an average […]