Ecstasy: Could This Club Drug Cure Diseases?

“OH MY GOD, I’M TRIPPING BALLS! WOOOOO!” That’s what the guy next to me screamed to no one in particular as he was staring at the multicolored strobe lights pulsating from above the DJ booth. It wasn’t the first time I had heard this yelled out loud that day, nor was it the last time…
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Turns out that burgers aren't the biggest issue

Episode 87: Obesity and the Law

February 28th, 2013

Inspired by Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! campaign and Michael Moss’s recent expose in the New York Times Magazine, we thought we’d use this week’s podcast to do a deep dive into the laws around nutrition, food labeling, and obesity. We wanted to learn what leverage the FDA actually has, if Mayor Bloomberg’s large soda ban changed