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Why You Should Be Skeptical About Dr Oz

Considering the recent spotlight on Dr Oz, we can’t ignore the fact that he may not be right anymore. Of course, we have been known to try to blow things up before, and he’s a celebrity. 516 more words

Diet Fads

The World of Dieting

I recently had a disagreement with my mother over the issue of eating dried fruit.

Yes, I know what you are thinking. There is nothing my mother and I won’t argue and disagree about… 876 more words

Atkins? Ornish? The Biggest Loser? The branded diet industry is huge, but which one is best?

Atkins? Ornish? The Biggest Loser? Branded diets are a multi-billion-dollar industry, with each claiming to be superior to others. But an analysis of nearly 50 trials involving more than 7,200 overweight and obese adults led by Canadian researchers shows the weight-loss differences between trademarked diets are minimal. 588 more words


Isagenix is not for me

Ok, maybe that’s a strong statement.  It MAY not be for me.

You see, I hear all the success stories – including my own sister – people who have lost 10-20-40 pounds doing the 30 day Isagenix system.   837 more words


The Wizardry of Dr. Oz’s Own Words – General Healthy – Khanna On Health Blog

Check out these  two articles.  This is where some nutrition and diet misinformation comes from and  there is enough of that to go around for everyone. 22 more words

Diet And Disease

The Umami Diet For Weight Loss

Sweet, salty, sour, these are all tastes you have heard about, but you may not have heard about umami, the 5th unofficial taste that is typically associated with meats, mushrooms, cheeses, and cooked tomatoes. 164 more words

Easy Dieting Tips

The Vegan Before 6 Diet

You may have heard, vegan diets can actually promote healthy lifestyles and help you to lose weight at the same time. However, it can also be incredibly difficult when you really get a grasp of how many things that you will be giving up. 378 more words

Diet Fads