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4 Hidden Dangers In Your Summer Cookout

With Memorial Day around the corner, there’s no doubt many Americans will be heating up the grill and hosting a cookout or two over the weekend. 78 more words

You Asked: Is a Vegan Diet Better?

There are roughly 3.7 million vegans in the U.S., accounting for just over 1% of the population. Many go vegan to spare animals; the diet doesn’t just cut out meat, like a vegetarian one, but nixes all animal sources of food, including eggs, dairy and honey. 741 more words

What Is A Dietitian and What Do They Do?

What is a Dietitian?

This is one of the most common questions that I get asked, so let’s get this sorted once and for all. 505 more words


Most Americans Think Burgers Are Healthy

A new survey reveals that 82% of Americans who eat hamburgers think that the sandwich is a good source of nutrients.

Researchers with the market research group Mintel polled 1,767 Americans who had ordered a burger from a restaurant in the last three months. 134 more words

Can drinking 5 cans a day of diet/caffeinated soda damage the kidneys?

Drinking excess soda pop will not injure kidneys but may cause weight gain and could lead to diabetes and obesity which could result in kidney damage.   15 more words

Kidney-Related Health Questions