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Asparagus Linguine Recipe

Asparagus is an excellent source of folic acid and contains other nutrients such as vitamin C and potassium, among other vitamins and minerals. Try this delicious asparagus, lemon and dill schrimp recipe!

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How to get enough soluble fibre

Soluble fibre helps lower ‘bad’ (LDL) cholesterol; controls rises in blood sugar; and extends the feeling of fullness after eating to help control appetite.

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Mini Vegetable Frittatas

Savory vegetable frittatas are just the thing for an unforgettable brunch that will be a healthy start to your day.

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Avocado Salad Recipes

Although avocados have been avoided for their high fat content, the fat is actually a heart healthy fat important for a healthy diet. Recipes: Avocado Apple Salad & Smoked Salmon & Prawns with Avocado Salsa

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Crockpot Pho Recipe

It is common belief that noodles belong in the same category as white bread; however, there are noodles that don’t deserve that reputation. If you love noodles you will love this Crockpot Pho recipe!

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Cinnamon Walnut Whole Grain Muffin Recipe

Here is a recipe that is sure to bust the “health food tastes like cardboard” myth one dessert at a time! We also included some great tips to “healthify” your favorite muffin, brownie or cookie recipe.

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Low Glycemic Index Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

This recipe are focuses on one of the best comfort foods – Shepherd’s Pie. Yumm. This one pot meal is warm, fragrant and reminds us of childhood memories. Here’s a low glycemic index version to suite all your taste buds and still comfort you on those chilly evenings. Enjoy!

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Food and your Mood

Your mood can affect the dietary choices you make…but can the opposite be true? Recent scientific findings show that food can indeed alter your mood.

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Is Organic Food Better?

The question persists: Is organic food better? While organic food production is good for the environment, more research is needed to prove its health benefits.

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Exercise: Keeping Your Bones Healthy

Osteoporosis can be prevented and managed through pharmacologic interventions, nutrition and physical activity. Our focus in physiotherapy is to promote physical activity.