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Amy Trubek Examines What Cooking Means in the Modern Age

My feelings about cooking are complicated. Sometimes I feel joy when I cook, and other times it’s more like shame. After reading “Making Modern Meals: How Americans... Continue Reading

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Filling a Critical Gap in End-of-Life Care

By Cabot Creamery Co-operative Death is a natural part of life.  Even so, talking about death feels anything but natural. According to the National Palliative Care Center,... Continue Reading

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Author Michael Moss Exposes How the Food Giants Hooked Us

By Andrea Estey  Have you ever snacked on a bag of salty, crunchy chips and gotten the feeling that you just couldn’t stop? You’re not alone. That... Continue Reading

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Trading Aspirin for Asparagus: A Prescription for Healthy Food

By Charlie Mitchell “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Do you believe this old saying? If we, as a state, ate a healthier diet, would... Continue Reading

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Author Michael Moss to Speak at UVM Aiken Lecture Nov. 1

Best-selling author and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Michael Moss will be the keynote speaker at the 2017 George D. Aiken Lecture Series on Nov. 1 at the UVM... Continue Reading