[1] Use unsaturated fats without guilt. The USDA endorses two tablespoons of olive oil per day (photo courtesy California Olive Ranch). [2] The chemical difference. The double bond is shown in red (image courtesy California Olive Ranch). [3] An easy way to enjoy olive oil: a bread dipper. You can add balsamic vinegar, spices or […]

Diet Tips

March 4th is National Snack Day. Quick: Name your favorite snacks! Now, take a look at these better-for-you snacks, and see how you measure up. Most are easily portable. To sweeten the snacks, consider a Splenda/cinnamon mix: a packet of Splenda with a dash of cinnamon. In alphabetical order, we suggest: Apple chips. Dried fruit […]

Diet Tips

Many people around the world have chosen to become vegetarians. Although this is commonly referred to as a vegetarian diet, it is more of a lifestyle change. These are people who have come to believe that a diet with primarily vegetables is better for them. There is a lot of research to support the benefit […]

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The same healthy diet that’s good for your heart and arteries can help preserve your eyes and vision.That’s not surprising. “Vision depends on tiny capillaries that supply the retina and other parts of the eye with nutrients and oxygen,” says Monique Roy, MD, a professor at the New Jersey Medical School’s Institute of Ophthalmology and […]

Diet Tips For Teenagers

Pregnant mothers always have their babies’ best interests at heart. Part of doing what’s right by your child includes making sure you’re getting the vitamin-rich foods she needs for sound development. Food for pregnant women should be rich in iron, omega-3, protein, folic acid and calcium. Food That Contains Folic Acid and Omega-3 Folic acid […]

Diet Tips For Teenagers

When it comes to eating a healthy diet, most folks are conscious of what they really should and will need to not eat. After all, it isnt tough to distinguish which is the healthy selection between a candy bar and an apple. However, when it comes to making daily choices for meals whilst attempting to […]

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