How much do doctors and other health care professionals know about fitness and nutrition? Maybe not as much as you think. Here are five common myths that too many health professionals still believe.
Learn how to eat better and cleaner to improve your health, build muscle and lose that unwanted fat.
So many diets restrict calories and even major food groups – not a healthy way to lose weight. Can adding something beneficial back into your diet, like fiber, be just as effective? Find out what a new study shows.
Snacking throughout the day – should you or shouldn’t you? You often hear people say, including fitness and nutrition experts, that eating every few hours throughout the day favorably affects your metabolism and helps with weight control. Is there any truth to this idea? Read on and discover more about the metabolic effects of snacking and whether it can help with controlling your weight.
Fruits and vegetables offer fiber, vitamins, minerals, and phytochemicals in one delicious package. Unfortunately, they’re also sprayed with pesticides, unless you buy organic. If you don’t buy organic, can you remove pesticides by simply washing fruits and vegetables? Find out.
Ready for fall? Make this autumn the healthiest ever by adding more fall fruits and vegetables to the dinner table. Here are five options that are versatile and loaded with nutrition. Enjoy the many health benefits fruits and veggies offer.
A healthy diet includes a diversity of protein sources, including plant proteins. Another source of non-meat protein is dairy foods. One, in particular, ranks high on the protein scale, offering all the amino acids your muscles need to grow – but it’s one you don’t hear a lot about these days. Find out what Muscle-Building Protein it is and how it can help you build a better physique.
Potatoes have a bad reputation as being a high-carb food that contributes to weight gain. But are potatoes really all that bad for your waistline? Read on and discover what’s good and what’s bad about munching on potatoes and whether they can be part of a weight control diet.
Curious as to what’s new and trendy in the world of healthy eating? Every year market researchers and nutritionists look at what’s new in the food and beverage industry. One place they get information is by attending IFT 2015, a trade show for the food industry. It’s always fun to see what you might see […]
The world of food continues to get more confusing. For example, do you know the difference between functional foods and fortified foods? If not, read on and discover what each is, how they differ from each other, and their potential impact on your health.
You probably eat Eggland’s Best eggs for the protein they contain and because they fill you up, but now you have a new reason to add EB eggs to the table. They may help you absorb nutrients from the veggies you eat. Find out more.