Periodical Sources

Nutrition Action Newsletter
Nutrition Action Healthletter
Scientific American
New York magazine
Men’s Health
The New York Times Magazine
Popular Mechanics
Wall Street Journal
The New Yorker
The British Medical Journal
Journal of General Internal Medicine
USA Today
Mother Jones
Bloomberg Markets
Exercise and Sport Science Reviews (The American College of Sports Medicine)
Consumer Reports
Consumers Reports on Health
Consumer’s Reports Electronics Buying Guide
New Scientist
Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Parents Magazine
Cook’s Illustrated
Fine Cooking
Travel & Leisure
AARP The Magazine
Tuft’s University Health & Nutrition Letter
Psychology Today
Real Simple
Clean Eating
Maximum PC
Good Medicine
Iris Cantor Women’s Health Advisor
Columbia Journalism Review
Bloomburg Businessweek
Cleveland Clinic Men's Health Advisor
Diabetic Living
The Spectator
British Journal of Sports Medicine
Science Daily
Harvard Business Review
Today's Dietician
Oxford Journals
Trends in Plant Science
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine
PubMed Journals
Science Direct Database
Popular Science
Smithsonian Magazine

Books Cited

Oscar Farinetti, How To Eataly: A Guide To Buying, Cooking, and Eating Italian Food, Rizzoli Publishers, 2014

Jason Tetro, The Germ Files: The Surprising Ways Microbes Can Improve Your Health and Life (and How to Protect Yourself from the Bad Ones), Doubleday Canada, 2016

W.E. Amonette, Kirk L. English, W.J. Kraemer, Evidence-Based Practice in Exercise Science: The Six-Step Approach, Human Kinetics Publishers, 2016

Rob Brotherton, Suspicious Minds: Why We Believe Conspiracy Theories, Bloomsbury Sigma Publishers, 2015

Mark Schatzker, The Dorito Effect: The Surprising New Truth About Food and Flavor, Simon & Schuster, 2015

Jennifer McLagan, Bitter: A Taste of the World's Most Dangerous Flavor, with Recipes, Harper Collins, 2014

Dan Gardner, Risk: The Science and Politics of Fear, McClelland & Stewart, 2008 

Laura Hillenbrand, Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption, Random House, 2010

Norman Doidge, M.D., The Brain’s Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity, Viking / Penguin, 2015

Timothy Caulfield, Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong about Everything? When Celebrity Culture and Science Clash, Viking Press, 2015 

Guy P. Harrison, 50 Popular Beliefs That People Think Are True, Prometheus Books, 2012 

Mark Edmundson, Why Football Matters: My Education In The Game, Penguin Press, 2014

Martin Lindstrom, Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy, 2011

John Hoffman & Judith A. Salerno, M.D., M.S., The Weight of the Nation: To Win We Have to Lose, 2012

Steven Z. Kussin, M.D., Doctor, Your Patient Will See You Now: Gaining the Upper Hand in Your Medical Care, 2011

Joe Graedon, MS, and Teresa Graedon, PhD, Top Screwups Doctors Make and How to Avoid Them, 2011

James Munton& Jelita Mcleod, The Con: How Scams Work, Why You’re Vulnerable, and How To Protect Yourself, 2011

Pat Huddleston, The Vigilant Investor, 2011

James A. Roberts, Shiny Objects: Why We Spend Money We Don’t Have In Search Of Happiness We Can’t Buy, 2011

Ken Jennings, Because I Said So! The Truth Behind the Myths, Tales & Warnings Every Generation Passes Down to Its Kids, 2012

Christine Durst and Michael Haaren, Work at Home Now: A No-Nonsense Guide to Finding Your Perfect Home-Based Job, Avoiding Scams, and Making a Great Living, 2009 

David Healy, Pharmageddon, University of California Press, 2012 

Timothy Caulfield, The Cure For Everything! Untangling the Twisted Messages About Health, Fitness, and Happiness. Viking Press, 2012 

Paul A. Offit, M.D. Do you Believe in Magic: The Sense and Nonsense of Alternative Medicine, Harper Collins, 2013  

Jennifer Nelson, Airbrushed Nation: The Lure & Loathing of Women’s Magazines, Seal Press, 2012

John J. Ratey, MD, Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain, Little Brown and Company, 2008 

Jeffrey S. Rosenthal, Struck By Lightning: The Curious World of Probabilities,  Harper Collins Publishers, 2005 

David J. Hand, The Improbability Principle, Scientific American / Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2014

Rolf Dobelli, The Art of Thinking Clearly, Harper Collins Publishers, 2013