Type the word "diet" into a search engine and... bam... you’ll unlock a goldmine of results: diet books, diet blogs, diet pills, and other evidence of a diet-crazed world.
But what drove society to become so obsessed with food restriction? How did something as simple as eating become so complicated?
This hour, we take a bite out of... diets and diet trends... with guest host David DesRoches.
We also look back on the history of the federal government's Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations (FDPIR). What impact has the program had on the diets and health of Native communities?