THE DAILY BEAST: Is Paleo Bad For Your Body?
"Adherants of the latest fad diet say it can ward off a host of modern diseases—but think twice about buying that next paleo product. In 2013 Ferris Jabr wrote a piece for Scientific American questioning some of the tenets of the paleo phenomenon, and concluded that it’s really hard to actually eat the way our ancestors ate (for example, many of those foods are no longer available in their original form). And even if it was, not a lot of evidence shows that eating like them would reap the benefits that many paleo adherents claim." Read full story.
EATER: Cheetos-Branded Bronzer Makes it Easy to Be Cheesy
"Frito-Lay has been been producing Cheetos since the company's founding in 1961, so obviously the next step is to move on from junk food into high fashion. The company has launched an online Cheetos store, offering 'the best gifts you could give or receive this holiday season.' The shop features items such as Cheetos-styled silk scarves, cufflinks, and bronzer." Read full story.
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MOTTO: Kate Hudson Opens Up About the Challenges of Losing Pregnancy Weight
"In all seriousness, the actress and author — whose book Pretty Happy: Healthy Ways to Love Your Body encourages readers toward living a healthy lifestyle without putting too much pressure on themselves to be 'perfect' — says it was a bit of a wake-up call in conjunction with advice from her OB/GYN. 'Even my doctor was like, "You know, you should try not to eat so much," ' she recalls. […] Handler and Hudson commiserate that dieting is 'a bummer,' but the latter insists she started shedding the pounds for the right reason: her health." Read full story.