Soy in the News

7.7.2014Mark Bittman: Giving Tofu the New Look It Deserves in The New York Times

5.15.2014Mark Messina, MS, PhD on recent studies demonstrating safe consumption of soyfoods in breast cancer patients video on BMM Oncology

4.1.2014The Top 5 Soy Myths by Judith C. Thalheimer, RD, LDN in Today’s Dietitian

3.31.2014Soy Joy: April is Soy Foods Month! by Beth Herman for the Farmers' Almanac

3.20.2014Is Soy Good for You? Bad for You? What Does Science Say? in Bon Appetit Magazine

1.15.2014A Vegan Doctor Addresses Soy Myths and Misinformation by Holly Wilson MD on Free From Harm

11.6.2013Soy: Healthy or Dangerous? (video) , Dr. Andrew Weil talks about how the epidemiological evidence of Asian populations shows soyfoods are healthy

11.5.2013The 7 healthiest soy foods by vegan spokesperson and public health advocate Tracye McQuirter on By Any Greens Necessary blog, who debunks the breast cancer myth

10.30.2013BRCA Breast Cancer Genes and Soy (video) by Michael Greger M.D. on

10.21.2013The Benefits of Soy on Your Bodybuilding Diet: 5 Things You Need to Know About Soy Muscle & Fitness magazine

10.20.2013Foods every breast cancer survivor should know about on CNN, part of the coverage on Empowered Patient

10.14.2013Soy: Is It Bad for Me? by Dr. Barry Boyd, who works with breast cancer patients, dissects the research on soyfoods and breast cancer risk and concludes that soyfoods are safe to consume

10.4.2013The Scoop on Food: Is Soy Safe for Kids? by Elisa Zied, RD in Parents magazine

10.4.2013Why We Love Tofu in All Its Many Forms by Bon Appetit Magazine

9.27.2013Ask Well: Is It Safe to Eat Soy? by The New York Times

9.23.2013The Power of Soy: Lunasin in soy may act as anti-inflammatory segment from ABC7 Chicago, which looks at new research from the University of Illinois

8.26.2013White House chef reveals how he secretly snuck soy and tofu into junk-food-loving Bill Clinton’s food from the U.K.'s Daily Mail

8.24.2013How soy foods can benefit you and your family by Jen Haugen, Hy-Vee dietitian and columnist for Austin Daily Herald

8.20.2013From Tempeh to Tofu, Soy 101 by SupermarketGuru

8.5.2013Scientists Learn How Soyfoods Protect Against Colon Cancer University of Illinois scientists have evidence that lifelong exposure to genistein, a bioactive component in soy foods, protects against colon cancer by repressing a signal that leads to accelerated growth of cells, polyps, and eventually malignant tumors. "DNA methylation and histone modification of Wnt genes by genistein during colon cancer development" will appear in an upcoming issue of Carcinogenesis.

7.15.2013The Two Sides of Soy and Prostate Cancer point-counterpoint discussion of latest research between Derek Raghavan, MD, of Carolinas Healthcare System in Charlotte, N.C., and Maarten Bosland, DVSc, PhD, of the University of Illinois at Chicago

7.15.2013Debunking the Anti-Soy Myths by Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

6.24.2013Building a Healthy Vegetarian Meal: Myths and Facts from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

5.13.2013It’s Time for Clinicians to Reconsider Their Proscription Against the Use of Soyfoods by Breast Cancer Patients in the Journal of ONCOLOGY. Vol. 27 No. 5

4.15.2013Everyday Soy: A Sustainable Choice in Healthy Ideas, a magazine in Stop & Shop and Giant groceries

3.25.2013Meijer RD Touts Soyfoods on ABC News

3.25.2013Vanderbilt Study: Soy Diet Improves Lung Cancer Survival Odds in Women

3.1.2013Exploring the Soyfood Controversy in Nutrition Today

1.28.2013Chicago Dietetics Association Talks about Safety of Soy

11.26.2012Dieticians of Canada weigh pros and cons of soy and conclude that everyone should include soy in their diet

11.26.2012New Soy Safety Fact Sheet Released by Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

11.16.2012New Study shows that Soy Lowers Lung Cancer Risk -- American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR)

11.15.2012New Review of Research shows that Soy is Safe for Breast Cancer Survivors -- American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR)

8.1.2012Dairy Food Substitutes The Sky’s the Limit -- Today's Dietitian

3.20.2012More vegans, vegetarians fuel meatless market. Soy burger anyone? -- LA Times

1.25.2012The Veggie Burger’s New Dream: Be More Like Meat -- Wall Street Journal