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    SEP 04, 2020

    5 foods with a surprising amount of sugar

    One great way to eat healthier is to consume less sugar — especially added sugars, which are added to foods and drinks during processing and preparation. Consuming too much added sugar can lead to health issues, including type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and obesity. ... Read More >

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    MAY 21, 2020

    10 healthy recipes you can easily make at home

    These days, it can be a challenge to make a meal that’s quick, easy, healthy, and delicious. Especially when we have limited access to ingredients and need to use what’s currently in our cabinets. ... Read More >

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    MAY 21, 2020

    The trick to a better night’s sleep could be hiding in your kitchen

    Getting enough sleep is vital to a healthy lifestyle. It can keep your immune system strong, improve your mood, and help you feel less stressed. Yet 1 in 3 adults don’t get the recommended amount of sleep.1 And in uncertain times, it can be even more difficult to sleep well. ... Read More >

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    FEB 24, 2020

    Detox diets and cleanses: What our clinicians have to say

    Curious what a detox diet looks like? The Beyoncé-popularized “Lemonade Diet” promises digestive detoxification — and rapid weight loss — through the power of about 12 daily glasses of lemon juice and water mixed with cayenne pepper and maple syrup. Some intermittent fasting fans tout similar rewards by limiting their eating to a 4-hour window each day. And then there’s the coffee enema colon cleanse. Yes, coffee enema. ... Read More >

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    JAN 30, 2020

    Sugar vs. sweeteners: Why less is always best

    Sweet treats and sugary drinks seem to surround us. Even many of our favorite fruits are high in sugar — mangoes and grapes being among the highest.1 But the problem is when people consume too much sugar, it can increase their risk of health problems like weight gain, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and dental cavities.2 Plus, a recent study showed that consuming artificially sweetened soft drinks can lead to a higher risk of stroke and dementia.3 So where do we begin when deciding what to do about all the sweet stuff? The first step is understanding the different kinds of sugar. ... Read More >

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    JAN 29, 2020

    6 simple habits for a heart-healthy lifestyle

    Here’s a sobering fact: Nearly half of all Americans are at risk of heart disease.1 Maybe high cholesterol runs in your family. Maybe your blood pressure runs a little too high. But despite all the odds, you’ve got a powerful tool to help tip the scales: lifestyle change. ... Read More >

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    NOV 22, 2019

    How to keep fit and eat healthy all season long

    From now through New Year’s, our days will be filled with celebrating and shopping, eating and indulging, traveling and gathering with loved ones. But with all the holiday hubbub, how do you stay healthy, fit, and feeling good? ... Read More >

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    OCT 23, 2019

    Hype vs. fact: The reality behind 2019’s most popular nutrition trends

    Are eggs good or bad for you? Are plant-based meats healthier than meat? Or can one ingredient really make you lose weight? With the constant stream of nutrition and diet stories hitting the news, sometimes it’s hard to know what’s hype and what’s real. ... Read More >

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    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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    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 >

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