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Inside the Backlash Against Juul
The e-cigarette maker Juul has seen stratospheric sales since early 2017, making it one of the buzziest startups in Silicon Valley. But now a backlash over the company's popularity with teenagers could jeopardize that. This week on Decrypted, Olivia Zaleski and Pia Gadkari trace the company's story from its origins. Juul says it only ever wanted to help adults quit smoking. Instead, it's become a social media sensation. And critics fear teen vaping is nothing short of a new public health crisis in the making.
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281: Vani Hari aka Food Babe - Feeding You Lies Non-GMO vs. Organic Life As A New Mom
Vani Hari (IG: @thefoodbabe) is a food activist, New York Times bestselling author of The Food Babe Way, and co-founder of Truvani. She was named one of the most influential people on the internet by Time magazine. Encouraged by her friends and family, Vani started a blog called foodbabe.com in 2011. It quickly became a massive vehicle for change. Her blog has led campaigns against food giants like Kraft, Starbucks, Chick-fil-A, Subway, and General Mills that attracted more than 500,000 signatures and led to the removal of several controversial ingredients used by these companies. Today we're discussing Vani's new book, Feeding You Lies: How to Unravel the Food Industryâ€™s Playbook and Reclaim Your Health. In this episode, we discuss: How Vaniâ€™s life has changed since becoming a mother The backlash from the food industry after her first book Fighting against food policies that are making us sick Breaking free from the control of the food industry Being named Time magazineâ€™s most influential person on the internet in 2015 Why Vani started a movement Food scientists complicate food How the food industry is manipulating us with the media The top 10 big players of the food industry Who is safety testing all the different chemicals in our food? The link between artificial flavours & cancer TBHQ preservative increases food allergies Avoid processed food as much as possible Unethical practices of the food industry Look beyond the headlines at who funded the study The truth about artificial sweeteners The problem with sugar-free products Lead by example What are obesogens? 7 major crops containing GMOs Glyphosate is carcinogenic What the non-GMO label really means The 3 different categories of organic Organic approved pesticides Always check the ingredients Natural flavor is created in a laboratory The inspiration behind Truvani Show sponsors: Four Sigmatic Organifi Thrive Market Related links: Vani Hari - Feeding You Lies (book) Vani Hari's website (Food Babe) Follow the Vani Hari on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter Vani Hari - The Food Babe Way (book) Truvani Listen to Vani Hari previously on TUHP (episode #20) Listen to Gabby Bernstein previously on TUHP (episode #208) Listen to Dr. Mark Hyman previously on TUHP (episode #74, #84, and #214) Listen to Mark Sisson previously on TUHP (episode #178) Primal Kitchen (products) Derek Halpern (Social Triggers) Related episodes: 112: JJ Virgin â€“ Fat Doesnâ€™t Make You Fat, Sugar Makes You Fat 280: Dr. Josh Axe â€“ Keto Diet â€¢ Treating Cancer With Food â€¢ Collagen Is Essential 049: Dr. Yoni Freedhoff â€“ Embracing Imperfection | Stop Blaming The Food Industry | Staying Ahead Of Food Cravings 038: Take A Stand Against GMOs (Eat Organic) | Make Green Foods A Priority 036: Whitney Lauritsen â€“ Live (More) Eco Friendly, Eat Organic On A Budget, Avoid Vegan Junk Food Note: Some of the links above are affiliate links. Making a purchase through these links won't cost you anything but we will receive a small commission. This is an easy, free way of supporting the podcast. Thank you! How can you support our podcast? 1. Apple users, please subscribe and review our show on Apple Podcasts, we make sure to read them all. Android users, be sure to subscribe to our show on Google Podcasts. Subscribers never miss any of the action ;) 2. Tell a friend about The Ultimate Health Podcast. They will surely thank you later. You can use the envelope button below to email a friend or tell them about TUHP in person. 3. Join TUHP Facebook community (FREE). This is where we all stay in touch and ask questions in between episodes. Join our community. 4. Follow our adventures on our favourite social media platform, Instagram. 5. Download The Ultimate Health Podcast app (FREE). This way you'll have our whole library of episodes right at your fingertips. Download our iOS/Apple app or our Android app. 6. Share using the buttons below. Thank you!
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Tuesday, Sept. 10: Malcolm Gladwell
Tuesday, Sept. 10: Malcolm Gladwell