7 Michael Pollan Food Rules and 4 Bonus Food Myths

Michael Pollanasked for your food rules. You gave them to him, and recently, he announced 7 of them:

-Don’t eat anything your great grandmother wouldn’t recognize as food.
-Don’t eat anything with more than five ingredients, or ingredients you can’t pronounce.
-Stay out of the middle of the supermarket; shop on the perimeter of the store
-Don’t eat anything that won’t eventually rot.
-It is not just what you eat but how you eat.
-Eat around a table at regular meal times.
-Don’t buy food where you buy your gasoline. In the U.S., 20% of food is eaten in the car.

Plus, here are 4 bonus Michael Pollan Food Myths!

Myth #1: Food is a delivery vehicle for nutrients.
Myth #2: We need experts to tell us how to eat.
Myth #3: The whole point of eating is to maintain and promote bodily health.
Myth #4: There are evil foods and good foods.

7 Michael Pollan Food Rules and 4 Bonus Food Myths

0 thoughts on “7 Michael Pollan Food Rules and 4 Bonus Food Myths

  1. SBS says:

    I also enjoy these rules for eating:

    -Don’t eat anything bigger than your head
    -Don’t eat a species you might be related to
    -If you don’t remember when you cooked it, don’t eat it
    -Stay away from Soylant Green

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