The Know Your Farmer interactive map shows USDA-supported projects and programs related to local and regional food systems for the years 2009-2011. USDA hide caption

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If that Hershey's Kiss is your last, researchers say it's likely to taste better. John Rose/NPR hide caption

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Why The Best Chocolate Is The One You Eat Last

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A tax proposal on the table in Massachusetts could discourage sugar consumption a bit by making sugary foods more expensive. Umberto Salvagnin/Flickr hide caption

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Could Taxes Or Food Stamp Restrictions Tame America's Sweet Tooth?

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Americans eat about 31 pounds of cheese per person each year, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Billboards Slather On The Guilt With Anti-Cheese Campaign

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The new nutrition standards will replace school lunch dishes like pizza sticks with salad. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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USDA To Require Healthier Meals In Schools With Updated Nutrition Standards

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Researchers say that if the price of soda gets higher, people will drink less of it, which will lead to fewer deaths. Joel Saget/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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FDA: Fungicide In Orange Juice Is Not A Health Risk

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