Unformatted text preview: of weight. The reason why Pollan says don’t eat anything your grandmother wouldn’t recognize is because grandparents and parents were probably brought up during a time when all the bad processed foods were being introduced. Great grandparents would know the healthiest things in a food markets. If they don’t recognize the food basically it isn’t fresh and most likely unhealthy, so don’t eat it. I would most likely follow the advice given by Pollan. It makes sense because back in the day everything was fresh and most people were healthier. Most stores had fresh meat and fresh fruit and normal foods. They didn’t have anything with weird names and ingredients in it. They had normal food that tasted good when you ate it....
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2012 for the course ENGLISH 101 taught by Professor Manham during the Fall '08 term at Bronx High School of Science.
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