The human microbiome: The genome of the 21st century?

These days, the amount of media coverage our microbiome get makes it seem like it’s a big deal. But what’s all the fuss about?

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The “Locavore” Movement: Not Just Another Fad!

“Locavore” is a fairly new term that describes consumers who focus on eating locally grown and sourced food. Learn how you can start eating local to support your community!

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Spotlight on Magnesium

Why is magnesium so important and how can we get enough of it? Here’s what you need to know, plus some healthy recipes to get started!

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Is the Beyond Burger actually healthy?

The Beyond Meat burger continues to skyrocket in popularity as the first plant-based burger to taste and look like the “real thing” (a.k.a beef). But is it actually good for your health?

What to eat for radiant, healthy skin

What we eat can significantly affect our skin and how quickly it ages. Here are some simple ways to improve the look of your skin through diet

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10 ways to raise healthy eaters

We all want to raise healthy eaters by establishing good habits that will stay with our children for the rest of their lives. Learn how to get started!

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3 Ways Alcohol Impacts Weight Loss

Spring and summer seasons are often filled with enjoying patio happy hours, gathering for family barbecues, and attending more social events. These engagements often involve delicious foods, great conversations and alcoholic beverages. As many of us work on our “summer bodies”, one question often arises: how does alcohol affect our weight? There are a few reasons […]

Top 7 questions & answers about plant-based eating

Whether you’re looking to get started with a plant-based diet or curious about its potential benefits, here are the top questions about plant-based eating

Reduce your cancer risk with these 5 dietary tips

Reduce your cancer risk with these 5 dietary tips, plus learn about which cancer-promoting foods to avoid and eating during cancer treatment.

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Read This Before Trying the Ketogenic Diet

The ketogenic diet is a tough topic to tackle. It’s controversial and long-term studies aren’t yet available: we don’t know the future health impacts. People who are successful with it praise it for  helping their physical or mental health, or both. But I’ve found that the majority of people jump into it without planning ahead and […]