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How To Improve Health – Without Dieting

Jan 17, 2024 Comments Off on How To Improve Health – Without Dieting
May 22 @ 4:10 am

Want to improve your health without “dieting”? There are a few great habits you can incorporate into your daily nutritional intake that will reap huge benefits for your body! Number one? Eat less processed food! Too much processed or packaged foods can increase your chances of chronic diseases, like diabetes.…

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Why Is Gut Health So Important? Ask A Nutritionist.

Feb 15, 2023 Comments Off on Why Is Gut Health So Important? Ask A Nutritionist.
May 22 @ 4:10 am

Do you know that your gut has a very important role in your overall health? Your gut contains millions of microbes or bacteria that are mostly good for you. The ones in your gut, found in your small and large intestine help to digest food, and can also help with…

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Can My Diet Help With Sleep Apnea? Ask a Nutritionist.

Jan 17, 2023 Comments Off on Can My Diet Help With Sleep Apnea? Ask a Nutritionist.
May 22 @ 4:10 am

Diagnosed with sleep apnea? Changing your diet can help. Sleep apnea is a common cause of not getting a good night sleep. It happens when the muscles in the back of your throat relax. This action blocks your airway when you are sleeping and you stop breathing. It can last…

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Can Processed Foods Affect My Brain? Ask A Nutritionist.

Dec 12, 2022 Comments Off on Can Processed Foods Affect My Brain? Ask A Nutritionist.
May 22 @ 4:10 am

Too much ultra-proceeded foods can lead to decline in cognitive health. A new study has shown that eating too many ultra-processed foods in middle-age people can be bad for your cognitive health and lead to cognitive decline as you age. Cognitive decline means there is a decrease in your ability…

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Are Food Expiration Dates Real? Ask a Nutritionist.

Sep 13, 2022 Comments Off on Are Food Expiration Dates Real? Ask a Nutritionist.
May 22 @ 4:10 am

Confused about food expiration dates? Learn more about how you can save money – and stop wasting food. When you look at the expiration dates on food, what do they really mean? Expiration dates on most food items have little to do with the safety of the product. Best-by dates…

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How Do I Save Money at the Grocery Store? Ask A Nutritionist.

Apr 28, 2022 Comments Off on How Do I Save Money at the Grocery Store? Ask A Nutritionist.
May 22 @ 4:10 am

Trying to Save Money at the Grocery Store? Here’s a Few Helpful Tips! Grocery prices are getting higher and higher each time you go food shopping. Here are a few ways you can reduce your monthly grocery bill. 1. Plan your meals. This tip is most important. Plan meals and/or…

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Is Moderate Alcohol Consumption Good for My Health? Ask a Nutritionist.

Apr 7, 2022 Comments Off on Is Moderate Alcohol Consumption Good for My Health? Ask a Nutritionist.
May 22 @ 4:10 am

Think a little alcohol is good for your heart? Think again! You may have heard or read that a modest amount of alcohol -such as a glass or two of red wine daily- can help lower your risk of heart disease or improve your blood pressure. But alcohol has also…

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How to Maximize National Nutrition Month!

Mar 10, 2022 Comments Off on How to Maximize National Nutrition Month!
May 22 @ 4:10 am

It’s National Nutrition Month! March is National Nutrition Month.  Here are some nutrition, food and tips from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Try a few today! Eat breakfast. Include some lean protein, whole grains, fruits and even veggies. Try whole grain cereal and fruit, yogurt with fruit, or a…

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How Can I Take Better Care of My Heart? Ask A Nutritionist.

Feb 8, 2022 Comments Off on How Can I Take Better Care of My Heart? Ask A Nutritionist.
May 22 @ 4:10 am

Time to take care of that ticker! When we take care of our hearts as part of our self-care, we set an example for others to do the same. Here are a few ways to take care of your heart and the heart of your loved ones. Try and get…

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Should My Diet Adapt With Age? Ask a Nutritionist.

Jan 13, 2022 Comments Off on Should My Diet Adapt With Age? Ask a Nutritionist.
May 22 @ 4:10 am

Want to help keep your brain, heart and skin healthy as you get older?  A new diet plan, called the MIND diet, was created to protect your brain and help delay or slow down dementia. MIND stands for Mediterranean-DASH Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay.  It is a combination of the Mediterranean…

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