For example, we’re constantly bombarded with advertising and social messaging telling us that eating like a bird and dining on salad is feminine, while eating large portions and plenty of red meat is manly. These oversimplified representations of female and male eating habits may seem outdated, but research shows they persist for many of us.
"Is Meat Manly? How Society Pressures Us to Make Gendered Food Choices." is from the January 25, 2017 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Christy Brissette and narrated by Jenny Hoops.