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The Tastiest Quinoa Salads For A Gluten Free Meal
While gluten free meals used to be resigned to those with food intolerances, increasing numbers of people are turning to the kinds of ingredients offered in the diet as a way of boosting their health and feeling better after eating. Although following a completely gluten free diet should only... Read more
Flash In The Pan: Healthy Recipes For The Busy Cook
Hosting a party is an impressive juggling act. With one eye on the kitchen and one eye on your guests, you have to effectively manage a stove full of boiling dishes, serve up the drinks, make sure everyone is being entertained and keep a relaxed, cool exterior to stop... Read more
Better Bones: 6 Ways To Eat More Calcium
Keep breaking bones? There’s a mineral for that. Your stores of calcium are higher than any other mineral in the body and making sure you get your daily share can help to protect your bones and teeth from breakages and damage throughout your life. And while you might be... Read more
Can COPD be Managed with Diet?
COPD is a term used to describe a group of lung diseases that block airflow and impact an individual’s ability to breathe. However, through a few key changes, you can improve your quality of life even with a COPD diagnosis. You may find it odd, but the food you... Read more
4 Reasons Gardening Completes Your Life
If you live someplace cold, like winter and snow cold, then you know the value of chopping wood. It keeps you warm twice. You get fired up chopping that wood (not to mentioned it’s great for your physique) but when you burn it in the fireplace, it warms you... Read more
Don’t Get Too Jacked and Other Spooky Tales
People say a lot of stuff about fitness. Most of it’s not helpful, but some of it’s downright laughable. Sadly, too many of these silly things come from people who profess to be fitness professionals. I guess anyone can hang a hat on that title. Don’t feel bad if... Read more
Balanced Barbecues: 6 Healthy Meals You Can Stick On The Grill
Now that summer is well and truly under way, it’s time to turn up the heat and get out the grill. Having a summer shindig is a great way to make the most out of the warmer weather and once you fire up the barbecue, there’s no stopping what... Read more
4 Reasons Your Healthy Eating Plans Aren’t Working
You might be eating all the right foods and exercising like you really mean it but somehow, the weight just refuses to shift. Starting out a diet with the best of intentions is all well and good but when you stop seeing instantaneous results, it can be easy to... Read more
Meatless Meals: 5 Vegetarian Recipes You Need To Know
Want to go meatless this week? There’s a ton of ways that you can get your veggie fix and better yet, you might not even miss your regular side of steak! Laying off the meat from time to time is a great way to improve the state of your... Read more
Your Salad is Boring; Change-ups You Must Try Today
Sure, veggies can be fun to eat, I guess, but if you wake up every day excited about the salad you are going to enjoy for lunch, it’s time you changed your coffee routine. Little in life is less exciting than a salad; even the best ones. We eat... Read more
Spectacular Cardiovascular: What To Eat For A Healthy Heart
How tough is your ticker? Keeping your heart in good health is not necessarily something that you should think about in later life and if you want to get the best out of your wellness, it pays to take care of what you put in your body now. While... Read more
Easy Steps to Find The Diet That Works for You
Try not to think of your nutrition as a diet. I know this sounds like splitting hairs, but words have meaning. Diet does not connote positive thoughts. Ideally, you eat with some basic tenets in place, which are loosely managed. In that ideal world, you are NOT always fighting... Read more
Stuck In A Food Rut? This Will Help You Shake Things Up
Stuck in a rut? It’s time to dig yourself out. Eating the same old foods over and over again can become more than a little boring and over time, you can start to feel all the worse for it. Being too tired to cook can lead you to making... Read more
Former Gym Manager Confessions: Cardio Will Never Love You Back
Find me the adult who really looks forward to the cardios, and I’ll show you a man whose joints ache. Even people who claim to like cardio, don’t really like cardio. They like telling you that they like cardio only to intimidate you. They’re lying. What they like is... Read more
Herb Healing: The Healthy Benefits Of Eating More Herbs
How do you season your food? The types of extras that you add to your recipes can seriously transform the healthy properties of any dish and when it comes to great tasting, balanced foods, it seems herbs really are the best way to go. While many herbs come packed... Read more
5 Simple Dip Recipes For A Healthier Snack Time
Snacking can sometimes be the downfall of healthy eating. No matter your level of discipline towards your diet, when hunger calls, it can be incredibly difficult to avoid temptation and make the right food choice to meet your needs. Where there’s a will, however, there’s always a way and... Read more
Nutritional Blunders You’re Making with “Healthy” Food
Once you understand that there is a point where all things can be toxic, even water, then you start to understand how food is neither bad for nor good for you. Food is a form of fuel. That’s it. There are better choices for your goals, but there are also... Read more
3 Health Benefits Of Eating Passion Fruit
Want to add a burst of flavor to your healthy routine? You need to try the passion fruit! One of the sweetest, most aromatic fruits on the market, passion fruit is also packed full of some of the best benefits for your health and getting more of it in... Read more
Morning Oats: The Healthy Granola Recipes For A Better Breakfast
Granola is on the up and whether you’re incorporating it into you breakfast, lunch or mid morning snack, the food can help to give your energy levels a serious kick. While shop bought granola can hide a hundred different sins, making your own at home is a great way... Read more
3 Tips to Get Over Constipation
If lately you’ve been feeling a little “backed up” (for lack of a better term), don’t be embarrassed. This is an extremely common problem that millions and millions Americans deal with on a consistent basis. So what to do when you are suffering from constipation? Well, read on and... Read more