Nutrition

Detox Your Fridge

  |   Detox, Healthy Food Choice, Healthy foods, Nutrition, Practice   |   No comment

  ♠   Prepare for success by turning your refrigerator into a lean, mean, clean machine.   If you’ve ever seen the 1984 film “Ghostbusters” movie, you’ll remember the scene where Sigourney Weaver’s character hears growling coming from her refrigerator. She opens it to discover a supernatural scene inside, complete...

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‘One Soup, Three Sides’: The Japanese Art of Eating Healthfully

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↓ The eating style ichiju-sansai offers lessons in portion size and nutrition According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD) Obesity Update released in 2017, more than one in two adults and nearly one in six children are overweight or obese in OECD member countries. Despite this global...

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Artificial Sweeteners 101: Why You Should Avoid Them

  |   Healthy Body, Healthy Life Style, Nutrition, Smart Living, Toxic Chemicals   |   No comment

As we look at labels, it's important to understand what we are actually putting into our bodies, and why artificial sweeteners are harmful. ↓ ↓ While they were originally formulated as a way to allow people to “have their cake and eat it too,” artificial sweeteners are now...

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Quinoa vs Couscous (Differences, Nutrition with 9+ Unique Recipes)

  |   Healthy eating, Healthy Food Choice, Healthy foods, Healthy Nutrition, Healthy Recipes, Nutrition, Nutritious Foods, Wellness   |   No comment

Whats the Main Difference Between Quinoa and Couscous? ↓ Because of their round shape and similar texture, many people often wonder what the difference is between couscous and quinoa. Although they might be comparable in appearance and culinary applications, quinoa and couscous are actually from completely different foods.  ↓ Below we...

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Your Expert Guide To Vitamin C

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Just how important is vitamin C? Research shows vitamin C has antioxidant, immune-boosting, and recovery-enhancing properties you just can't ignore!     ↓ While all vitamins and minerals are incredibly important for normal body function, few stand out quite as much as vitamin C. This vitamin has a variety...

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The Fiber Challenge: How to Meet Your Fiber Needs

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It’s not hard — meet your daily fiber needs with our sample dietary fiber meal plan. ↓ Yep, that dreaded Fiber word still continues to surface, even for those who practice a “clean, whole foods” diet. Back when the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2015-2020 was released, dietary fiber...

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Quick Question: What Are Omega-3s and Why Do You Need Them?

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↓ Quick Question: What Are Omega-3s and Why Do You Need Them? If you like a good conspiracy story, you’re going to love this… ↓ Back in the 80s, fitness and diet gurus preached the value of eating fat-free to prevent heart disease and weight gain. (Anybody else remembers...

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Why The Dieting Mentality Can Prevent You From Losing Weight

  |   Awareness & Health, Healthy Body, Healthy eating, Healthy Life Style, Nutrition, Ways to Eat Healthy, Weight Loss, Wellness   |   No comment

◊ Why The Dieting Mentality Can Prevent You From Losing Weight ◊ Recently, I overheard two elderly ladies discussing how every morning they weigh themselves and how this is actually a good thing because, of course, they’re not happy with the number and this motivates them to be...

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My Go-To Green Smoothie

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♥ RECIPE This is the smoothie I make most often. It’s all plant food, and so has a seriously low number of kilojoules (calories), yet delivers some serious nutrition. It has B group vitamins for energy, folate for cell protection, vitamin C for immune function and healthy skin,...

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