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7 of the biggest 'facts' about unhealthy food that aren't true

7 of the biggest 'facts' about unhealthy food that aren't true

On Monday, Chipotle became the first major restaurant chain to stop serving any food that is made with genetically engineered ingredients. The fast casual company boasts on its Web site: "G-M-OVER-IT," a graphic at the top of an explanation for the decision reads. It's not surprising, given that the company has been working its way toward eliminating GMOs from its offerings for years. In 2013, Chipotle began labeling which of its products contained GMOs, a first for the fast food world. But Chipotle's feat is also remarkable because it relies on a misconception we have about foods, and, often nutrition science more generally. We assume that there is always an...

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