Nutrition Articles
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Get the Skinny on Fats

All fats are not created equal. Although all fats have more than double the calories of proteins or carbohydrates, some fats have health benefits.

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Be Sweet to Your Heart

Some foods contain natural sugars such as fruits (fructose) and milk products (lactose). But it’s the added sugars in foods that can have a negative impact on your health.

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Fruits – Nature’s Medicine Cabinet

We’ve all heard the adage, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” The reality is all fruits – not just apples – possess health benefits that can reduce your risk for a variety of chronic diseases and keep your body in good working condition.

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Fill Up and Stay Full with Nutrient-Rich Protein

Do you tend to pick at a lot of foods throughout the day and not feel satisfied? Are you trying to lose a few pounds? The secret to your success could be in lean and low-fat protein foods.

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Exercise: Go Ahead, Be Sneaky!

150 minutes. That’s it – that’s all the exercise you need a week to stay healthy. But why is it so hard to find the time to stay active?