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Gluten: Myths Versus Facts

Gluten has gotten a bad rap in recent years. Gluten-free diets have become quite a trendy diet fad, and food companies, restaurants, and grocery stores have jumped on the bandwagon offering all...

Rethink Your Drink: Reducing Sugary Beverages in Your Diet

Did you know that the habit of drinking sugar-loaded drinks like sodas, juices, flavored coffees, and energy drinks has increased a whopping 500 percent in the past 50 years? These beverages have...

Planning for a Pandemic Pivot for Your Thanksgiving Table

Thanks to the availability of vaccinations and lower rates of the Covid-19 virus in many areas, this Thanksgiving is shaping up to at least be better than last year. But now there’s...

The Truth About Vitamins and Supplements

The vitamin and supplement industry is a billion-dollar industry in the U.S. More than half of all Americans report taking one or more dietary supplements on a daily basis, with those 65...

Added Sugar is Not So Sweet

Even if you eat what you consider to be a healthy diet, you may be eating more sugar than you realize. There is so much hidden sugar in processed foods and beverages,...

Create a Colorful Plate by Eating the Rainbow

A colorful plate is more than just Instagram-worthy. Eating meals with a variety of colors is good for your health. Think red tomatoes, leafy greens, bright blueberries, orange carrots, or purple eggplants—basically,...

Healthier Food Swaps

Healthier Holiday DishesAlthough you’re not attending the regular round of endless holiday parties, cookie exchanges, and potluck family dinners, holiday weight gain is still a possibility, especially after many months spent at...

Snack Smart to Beat the Afternoon Slump

It’s 3 p.m. and you begin to feel the afternoon slump; you may feel tired, sluggish, have difficulty concentrating, and aren’t sure how you’re going to get through the remainder of...

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Six Easy Activities to Keep Your Brain Stimulated Throughout the Day

It's no secret that keeping your brain active is important for overall health and well-being. Countless studies suggest that activities that stimulate...

10 Superfoods to Support Brain Health

June is Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month As we age, what we eat becomes more and more important for...

10 Ways to Sneak Exercise Into Your Busy Schedule

Let’s face it, fitting in a complete workout for an hour or more at the gym or going to a fitness class...

Gluten: Myths Versus Facts

Gluten has gotten a bad rap in recent years. Gluten-free diets have become quite a trendy diet fad, and food companies, restaurants,...

Women’s Health Checklist at Every Stage of Life

May is Women’s Health Month, with National Women’s Health Week kicking off, fittingly, on Mother’s Day, May 8, 2022, and running through...

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