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Top 10 Worst Fast-Food Meals

Tasty? Yes. But would knowing the calorie counts in these items steer us away? Health advocates — and now the Senate — think so

Food Trends

In 55 wide-ranging lists, TIME surveys the highs and lows, the good and the bad of the past 12 months

Figuring Out Food Labels

Some food labels are designed to inform consumers. Others are meant to confuse and seduce. Here's a guide to deciphering the most common packaged-food labeling...

5 Tips to Overcome Emotional Eating

Drowning your sorrows in ice cream won't help you feel better in the long run. Here are five ways to keep junk-food urges from devolving into a full-fledged...

Top 10 State-Fair Foods

Come on down to the state fair for all the deep-fried, crazy food-on-a-stick creations you can eat. In honor of summer, a.k.a. state-fair season, TIME looks at...

Top 10 Creepiest Product Mascots

Burger King has announced it is dethroning its King, in favor of an ad campaign that features their healthy food options. To celebrate the retirement of one of...

Top 10 Topical Sesame Street Characters

In a nod to the American recession, the children's television show will feature a character that doesn't have enough food. Here, TIME takes a look at the other...

TIME's Summer Journey

From seaweed to chicken and chili, our food — how we find it, cook it and eat it — tells the story of the modern world

The 12 Tastiest New Foods

At the 54th Annual Fancy Food show in New York City, TIME scoured the immense exhibition space and found the 12 most notable gustatory innovations

World Traveler Tell-All

Stylish jet setters dish their best tips, from a chef's preferred city for food (Bologna) to Claridge's most loved concierge (Martin)

Nine Kid Foods to Avoid

Using nutritional guidelines by the Center for Science in the Public Interest, TIME.com put popular kid-friendly food products to the test. Here's a sample of...

The Design 100

Great design is no longer reserved solely for museum-worthy products, as multitasking designers turn their attention to everything from books to artisanal food,...