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Get the Skinny on Saturated Fat

Nutrition advice can seem confusing and ever changing. For years the advice has been to limit cholesterol and saturated fat for a heart healthy diet, but recent studies indicate that might be too simplistic. 745 more words

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Artificial Sweeteners - Sucralose (Splenda)

Artificial sweeteners are sugar substitutes that provide no nutritional value and are made by chemical processes, rather than naturally occurring in the environment.  As such, there’s always a lot of negative attention directed toward artificial sweeteners and indeed, anything labeled as “artificial.”  I’ve decided to do a series of articles on artificial sweeteners to find out what claims are true and what isn’t, instead of doing one article with a bullet point list.  1,999 more words

Science

5 ways to get rid of bloating, mood swings & food cravings

Via @MindBodyGreen

As women, three out of every four weeks of the month, we’re our regular selves and then … that monthly time creeps up on us again. 396 more words

Fitness

Microwave Ovens - Don't use them!

http://healthydebates.com/12-reasons-stop-using-microwaves-now/

This is old news to me but I find many have not yet heard about it. Don’t assume that just because it’s on sale or Health Canada approved that it’s safe. 790 more words

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Nutrition and Health, July 23, 2014: Redirecting this Website and Blog to Nutrition and Health, 709:255:01

I’m redirecting this Website and Blog to my fall 2014 Nutrition and Health Course. The purpose of this Blog is three-fold:

  1. To give up-to-date information, including a short outline, on what is being presented in class.
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How to Find the Best Health and Fitness Routine for You

Via @Greatist

What if your success or failure in a new healthy pursuit has nothing to do with which foods you eat or the kinds of workouts you do? 703 more words

Fitness

9 Tricks To Eat Healthier (No Matter How Busy You Are)

Via @Mind Body Green

Whatever diet you follow, these nine tactical tips will supercharge it and give you a huge nutrient boost. Paleo, vegan. gluten-free, local — whatever you are, these strategies will work to clean up the way you eat! 319 more words

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