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The Five Myths About Carbohydrates and Your Diet
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The Five Myths About Carbohydrates and Your Diet

It seems that carbohydrates are the new evil food item. It used to be that fat was the nutritional villain in our lives. This led to the “fat-free” food craze that ironically has made so many people fat. In place of fat, sugar, MSG and other fat building chemicals were […]

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YummyHealth Company Raises the Candy Bar

In 2012 Lisa Goldbaum—a journalist, wife and devoted mother of two—came to a startling realization: empty calories defined her family’s meals, with her children becoming heavily inclined toward processed sugars, artificial flavors and hydrogenated oils. Nutrition placed second after convenience, and healthy habits had gone by the wayside. Of course, […]

10 Ways To Get Your Daily Protein Through Plants
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10 Ways To Get Your Daily Protein Through Plants

Getting enough protein is essential to a healthy and balanced diet, but also plays a key role in how our bodies function. Our bodies need protein to make all the muscle, connective tissue and blood in our bodies, regulate our hormones and provide us with amino acids, which are otherwise […]

More Healthy Festive Holiday Appetizers for Your Next Event
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More Healthy Festive Holiday Appetizers for Your Next Event

Seafood Salad Cucumber Cups Cucumber cups transform this high-protein seafood salad into finger food. Surimi is made from whitefish such as pollock and is sometimes called “fake crab” or “imitation crab” (although it does not contain actual crab meat). It’s low in fat and cholesterol, and a lean protein. Surimi […]