"Natural & Organic Hot Dogs Not As Healthy As They Claim" (7.15.11)
Strategic Alliance's Juliet Sims explains how food labeling can be deceptive, and discusses federal labeling mandates in this CBS clip.
Strategic Alliance included in Marion Nestle's "Food Advocacy: The Ultimate Guide to Getting Involved"
Strategic Alliance is included in Marion Nestle's latest list of organizations and resources working to help change the way America eats.
"MyPlate Replaces the Food Pyramid - and Bay Area Nutritionists Celebrate" (6.2.11)
The iconic food pyramid of nutrition guidelines is out, and a much simpler plate graphic that emphasizes new approaches to healthy eating is in—a move welcomed by Bay Area nutrition experts. PI's Juliet Sims comments in the Bay Citizen.
Letter to the Editor: "Beyond the Food Labels" PI's Juliet Sims in the New York Times
Amid a national crisis of unhealthy eating, parents deserve honest information and affordable, healthy options. Prevention Institute's Juliet Sims makes the case to support health by creating nonvoluntary standards for marketing products to kids.
"Putting Real Fruit in the Loops" (4.29.11)
The Federal Trade Commission, the Food and Drug Administration, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Department of Agriculture have released a set of voluntary basic principles for the food industry aimed at improving the nutritional value of foods being directly marketed to kids. PI's Juliet Sims comments in the Bay Citizen.