Tag: Soylent

This Week’s Nutrition News Feed

by in Food News, July 4, 2014

In this week’s news: Imagining the coffee-pod version of Soylent; sizing up gummy bears as body-builder food; and creating a non-profit supermarket in a low-income suburb. Make Mine a Decaf — with Extra Vitamin D Nestle researchers have announced they are developing tools to analyze an individual’s levels of essential nutrients such that they canRead more

Is Soylent the Future of Food?

by in Trends, June 16, 2014

Technically, Soylent isn’t really a food at all. It’s a drink mix designed to replace actual food in order to make your diet easier, cheaper and more convenient. Soylent was created by a 25-year-old software engineer named Rob Rhinehart, as a solution, in part, to his own dilemma. The entrepreneur was on a tight budget,Read more

This Week’s Nutrition News Feed

by in Food News, June 13, 2014

In this week’s news: Seafood guidance for kids and expectant mothers; the next iteration of futuristic faux food; and a reminder from Mark Bittman to just eat the real thing. Pass the Salmon This Tuesday, federal officials announced that they’re for the first time ever recommending a minimum of two weekly servings of low-mercury seafood (thinkRead more