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The Balanced Plate Concept will Improve Your Gut Flora, Your Waistline, and Your Overall Health — Find Out How it Works

What is the balanced plate concept? The balanced plate concept divides your meals so that half of every plate is made up of vegetables, one quarter is protein and one quarter is carbohydrates. It is designed to be simple, effective, and help you achieve adequate daily nutrition. What are the benefits of using this concept? […]

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How to Eat More Veggies

One of the most common pieces of advice we give to clients is to eat more veggies. However we often find it difficult to get that recommended half plate-full of veggies at lunch and dinner. So why is it so tough and what can we do to eat more?

Tips for Holiday Health

6 Quick Tips for Healthy Holidays

T’is the season for holiday parties, activities and late nights, which can make staying on top of your health a challenge. Here are some tips and tricks to help you and your family stay on track!

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What is the difference between soluble & insoluble fibre?

We’ve put together a simple guide on the difference between soluble & insoluble fibre, including tips on how to incorporate each into your diet!

12 ways to eat for the holidays

12 ways to eat for the holidays

It can be hard to stay on track with your diet over the holidays, particularly when there are so many parties and gatherings filled with tasty (and tempting) treats. Use these tips to help you celebrate the holidays the healthy way.

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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!

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Coconut oil in a healthy diet

When consumed in excess, coconut oil, just like any other saturated fat, can still have a negative impact on your health.