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WEBINAR – The sweet truth about sugar

In this online webinar, Bahar Brocken, RD, will outline all of the things you never knew about sugar, including how it affects your health.

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Have you heard of pulses?

Pulses seem to have flown under the radar as a nutritious ingredient in many meals – partially because there is some confusion as to what they really are. Here’s everything that you need to know about pulses and how to incorporate them in your diet! So what is a pulse? Pulses are the dry edible seeds […]

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5 healthy-eating survival tips for the Calgary Stampede

Your Calgary Dietitians have some great tips for how to help your waistline survive the Calgary Stampede, including where to eat and what to order!

Quick Chicken Soup

Quick Chicken Soup

There is nothing quite like homemade chicken soup, especially during the rainy spring season. This is the quickest method I have found to achieve a scratch stock and soup within 30-60 minutes. Please enjoy! Makes 8 servings INGREDIENTS 4 chicken breasts – bone in for flavour! (important) 8 cups water 1 tbsp. olive oil 2 […]

a psychologists advice on breaking mindless eating habits

A psychologist’s take on breaking mindless eating habits

Dr. Liann Meloff talks mindfulness and provides proven strategies to help change your unhealthy eating habits.

5 steps to overcoming weight loss plateau

5 steps to overcoming your weight loss plateau

If you’ve ever tried to lose weight, you’ll probably know that weight loss plateaus can be frustrating. Dietitian Linda Cuda shares advice on how to break through your plateau.

Can’t turn off your mind? The neuroscience and virtues of meditation

Can’t turn off your mind? The neuroscience and virtues of meditation

How we respond to any stressful trigger in our life is a reflection of our resilience and the power we have over our mind. Meditation – the practice of training our attention to induce a greater sense of calm – is a powerful skill to practice anywhere and anytime.

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Vibrancy now and later: A comprehensive approach to a longer, healthier life

Do you want to live a long life? What if you can fill that life with rich, high-quality years of activity and personal engagement?

7 Nutrition tips for preventing or reversing insulin resistance

7 Nutrition tips for preventing or reversing insulin resistance

Insulin resistance can lead to Type 2 diabetes and other serious health conditions. Learn what you can do to reverse insulin resistance and prevent chronic diseases from taking hold.

Simple Salmon Patties

Simple Salmon Patties

These simple salmon patties are not only quick and easy to prepare, but they are also great for ‘hiding’ veggies from picky eaters (both big and small). Excellent source of omega 3, protein and calcium, plus they are only 270 calories each.