Oct 7th, 2020 | Guest Interviews

WHY DO WE EAT THIS WAY? Tom talks to Professor Barry Popkin, Professor of Global Nutrition at the University of North Carolina. Learn how a "food desert" is defined, and why Tom thinks the concept is nothing but an excuse for people to eat badly.

<--break->Get a look at Professor Barry Popkin's book The World Is Fat.

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Submitted by Just Another PhD on

Great discussion and both raised important concerns. I think the professor (Barry Popkin) got a little hot under the collar when Tom spoke the truth about people not caring what they ingest ("food deserts" now just another excuse for people not caring and taking some responsibility for their predicament).