OP-ED: Recently, Nickelodeon received a massive petition calling for stricter nutrition standards for advertising directed at kids. Should Nick’s executives ban commercials for unhealthy food?
The reality is, America is fixated on reality TV shows. So what's the big deal? Find out why we're obsessed and what it means about our personalities.
Contributing writer and pop culture guru Lisa LaValle Overmyer begins her regular looks at the intersections of entertainment and health. This week's topic? NBC's hit weight loss reality show.
After working a late day at the office, nothing sounds better than curling up on the couch, turning on the TV, and chowing down on some food. But that little slice of heaven may be hell on the body.