Starbucks and the Butter Latte – Could it Be?

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2014 brought us the food trend phenomenons of juicing and juice cleansing – the craze of drinking freshly extracted fruit and vegetable juices. Let’s face it, Coca-Cola owns Odwalla and Pepsi owns Naked Fruit; so unless you have been under a rock, it’s doubtful you missed this trend, which represents only a sliver of the non-alcoholic beverage industry, which has …

Michael Pollan: Going Gluten-Free Is ‘A Bit Of A Social Contagion’

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Michael Pollan: Going Gluten-Free Is ‘A Bit Of A Social Contagion’ Acclaimed food writer Michael Pollan is happy so many people are going gluten-free these days, but he said that with the exception of people with celiac disease, it’s more of a fad than a medically necessary lifestyle change. “Gluten, I think it’s a bit of a social contagion. I …