Lead Author, Gustavo Porpino, at the Supermarket (image) Cornell Food & Brand Lab Share Print E-Mail Caption "Caregivers do everything they can to fit the traditional role of a 'good mother.' They keep the house fully stocked with all kinds of food, provide snacks and treats in between meals, and make sure everyone has more than enough on their plates at the table, but it's these same behaviors that lead to wasted food, wasted money, and even to obesity." - lead author Gustavo Porpino, Ph.D. (Journal of Food and Products Marketing, 2016) Credit Bruno Imbroisi Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.