Eat Healthy

Eat Healthy

Eating well is living well. We were the first large health care
provider in the country to begin providing calorie and nutrition
information on its hospital cafeteria menus. Here are some tips
and inspiration we’ve put together for you:

Featured Articles

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Nutrition

Are trendy foods really healthy?

The word “trending” has officially hit the health-food world. But before you buy, very literally, into the hype, make sure you read…Read Article >

Bowl of butternut squash soup

Nutrition

A new find for foodies

Kaiser Permanente’s Food for Health blog features recipes straight from the kitchens of our own physicians, nurses, and dietitians, so you know…Read Article >

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Nutrition

The power of protein

Protein plays an essential role in health, and it is found in every cell, tissue, and organ in the human body. The…Read Article >

Latest Articles

  • A young woman picks up an orange in a grocery store
    SEP 17, 2019

    Manage your sugar cravings in 3 steps

    Some days it feels like sugary temptations are everywhere — a co-worker brings donuts into the office, you’re offered a slice of birthday cake, or your lunch comes with a free soda. But too much sugar can take a toll on your body. It can increase your risk of weight gain, type 2 diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.1 ... Read More >

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  • Assorted fruits and vegetables on a kitchen counter
    SEP 17, 2019

    7 foods to add to your freezer

    Keeping a well-stocked freezer can make meal prep easier — and help you eat healthy. The first step? Knowing how to properly freeze foods. Once you know the how-tos, you can focus on what to actually keep in your freezer. So you can be better prepared to make a quick and healthy meal at the start of — or after — a busy day. ... Read More >

    TOPICSEat Healthyfood storagefreezer foodshealthy lifestyleRecipe

  • A father shows his two young daughters how to prepare a dish.
    AUG 19, 2019

    Keep your freezer foods fresh with these hot tips

    Eating healthy and delicious meals is often about prep work. It’s important to stock your pantry and fridge with nutritious food options — but what about the freezer? Often the freezer is a dumping ground for leftover or extra food. Like that pound and a half of turkey you bought on sale 3 months ago. Or it’s where we throw fast, but not-exactly-healthy food, like frozen pizza and a carton or 2 of ice cream. ... Read More >

    TOPICSEat HealthyFood safetyfood storagefreezer foodshealthy lifestyleRecipe

  • A smiling mom watches her young daughter use tongs to grab some salad from a bowl
    JUL 24, 2019

    7 surprising ways to make delicious and healthy salads

    Let’s be honest: Salads can be boring. ... Read More >

    TOPICSEat Healthyhealthy lifestyleRecipe

  • A woman holds a bowl of freshly chopped vegetables
    JUN 14, 2019

    The secret to clean eating? Focus on nutrition.

    Clean eating has been called many things since it burst onto the wellness scene a few years ago. A whole foods movement. A new dieting trend. A cure-all health craze. Its core concept of eating only natural, “real” food has spawned magazines, lifestyle blogs, and plenty of criticism. So, do we have a handle by now on what clean eating actually is? ... Read More >

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