Benefits of a gluten free diet

THE BENEFITS OF A GLUTEN-FREE DIET

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Gluten has been a popular buzzword for the past few years. While some skeptics view this gluten-free movement as a fad, it is anything but for those with celiac disease or gluten sensitivity. But, even for those of us who do not have an intolerance for gluten, there are benefits to eating less of it. Just be careful when eliminating …

Cranberry Pecan Oatmeal

EAT THIS: CRANBERRY PECAN OATMEAL

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We’re back with another installment of ‘Eat This!’ with a healthy take on a solid morning favorite: Cranberry Pecan Oatmeal. This hearty breakfast recipe will keep you feeling full while also helping you power through your day. And yes, this one is less than 300 calories! Fun tip: Try it with a light dusting of cinnamon. Ingredients 2/3 cups rolled …

Benefits of clean eating

THE BENEFITS OF CLEAN EATING

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Noise Versus Nutrition: Hanging Up the Hype In the increasingly fragmented world of nutritional plans and fitness frameworks, it’s fair to say that there’s more than enough confusion out there to make the average person wonder – what’s the best way to structure my eating plan? What works? What’s just hype? The noise in this space is deafening, and sometimes …

fat farms are out weight management camps are in

FAT FARMS ARE OUT. WEIGHT MANAGEMENT CAMPS ARE IN.

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Fat Farms got their start in the early 1900s and are still in operation today as a get-fit-quick solution. Typically geared towards women, these camp-like destinations promise drastic weight reduction through diet and light calisthenics. The problem with these fat farms is that the big promise of weight reduction relies heavily on an unhealthy reduction in the number of calories …

The #1 Worst Food To Eat Before Hitting the Sack

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If you’re jonesing for a midnight snack, be sure to avoid this food that can derail your sleep and wreak havoc on your diet. We’ve all had this experience: it’s nighttime, sometime after dinner, but… surprise, surprise,… your tummy is still rumbly. You’re looking for something to satisfy your hunger pangs and set you up for a nice, warm “momma-bear-style” …