The View from the Gluttonous Gulch

gulch – from the Middle English *gulches*  – “to drink greedily, to spew” It seems only appropriate after the family traditions of gatherings, roastings, fryings, cookings, bakings and the assorted anticipatory culinary activities leading up to...

Can the US Government and the AMA be trusted?

I just finished reading an alarming article from the American Journal of Public Health (Garder MN and Brandt AM  The Doctors’ Choice is America’s Choice 2006 February;96(2):222-232) which reviewed the aggressive marketing of cigarettes and the influence of...