healthy foods

October 18, 2017
Healthy Snack Ideas for Kids

Healthy Snack Ideas for Kids

Kids love to snack. In fact, after they get out of school, it’s often foremost on their minds … grabbing a snack and heading off to […]
October 16, 2017
Foods You Eat That Can Harm Your Teeth

Foods You Eat That Can Harm Your Teeth

Some foods that harm your teeth are obvious. For instance, everybody knows sticky, sugary candies are bad for teeth. Most of us also likely know that […]
June 19, 2017

What Are Super Foods?

Food is fuel. So perhaps a better term for these foods is super fuel—because that’s what your body receives when you eat them—fuel that supercharges you. […]
May 26, 2017

How to Live a Healthier Life

It’s not hard to live a healthier life. In fact, living an unhealthy life is probably harder than making just one or two small changes toward […]
May 11, 2017

Is Sugar Addictive?

Of sugar, New York Knicks basketball player Derrick Rose says, “Everyone’s got their poison; mine’s sugar.” Perhaps calling sugar a ‘poison’ is a bit strong, but […]
February 23, 2017

What Is a Healthy Diet?

Most Americans get very little nutrition in their daily diets. According to the President’s Council on Fitness, the typical American diet exceeds the recommended intake limits […]
November 29, 2016

The Best Way to Eat Fruits and Vegetables

Sit up straight and eat your vegetables!  How many times did Mom nag you with this line when you were growing up?  Well, now you’re all […]
November 22, 2016

You Are What You Eat

There’s an old saying that “you are what you eat”, if that is true, you want to put the most healthful foods into your body to […]
November 4, 2016

The Difference Between Organic and Natural

Preparing food nowadays is so much more complicated than ever before.  If you want to eat healthy, it is advisable to check labels closely to fully […]
October 26, 2016

Health Benefits of Whole Grains

If you are of a certain age, you remember eating white Wonder bread as a kid.  Kids liked that soft squishy bread that Mom piled high […]
August 29, 2016

Health Benefits of Fruit

There is a popular expression people often use about “comparing apples to oranges” sometimes it is used in a rather snarky manner, as if to indicate […]
August 15, 2016

Health Benefits of Chia Seeds

Chances are, the mere mention of the word “chia” as in “chia seeds” will bring a giggle or two to those who fondly remember a gift […]
August 12, 2016

Health Benefits of Fresh Asparagus

If you love fresh veggies, once growing season is in gear, there is no better place to go than the local vendors to load up on […]
August 11, 2016

Health Benefits of Omega-3

What if you were told that eating foods rich in Omega-3 or taking supplements of Omega-3 would guarantee that you would reap the following benefits: Improved […]
August 8, 2016

Healthy Eating Tips for Summer

From the Memorial Day weekend until Labor Day weekend, sometimes it is all one big food fest, isn’t it?  There are picnics and barbeques and family […]
June 17, 2016

Health Risks of Processed Foods

Every time you turn around the headlines are screaming about another food recall.  E-coli, listeria, e-coli and avian flu issues have us rethinking where we dine […]
June 14, 2016

Healthy Eating Habits for College Students

College life is a dramatic change from the comfy convenience of living at home.  Even if you were involved in athletics or had a part-time job, […]
May 27, 2016

The Immune System and The Gut

If you are in reasonably good health, you might attribute it to genes (no major health issues in your immediate family), you watch what you eat […]
October 28, 2015

The Best and Worst Halloween Candy for Teeth

Halloween can be pretty scary, and not just for its ghosts, witches, and goblins. Halloween has been known to frighten more than just a few parents […]
September 28, 2015

Health Benefits of Good Carbs

You’ve likely been hearing it for decades… there are bad carbs and there are good carbs. But what does it mean? Are the bad carbs really […]
September 25, 2015

Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

Everybody’s looking for ways to get healthy. And most of us wouldn’t mind finding little shortcuts to that good health. In fact, daily health tips are […]
September 23, 2015

Health Benefits of Dark Chocolate

A famous writer once wrote, “Strength is the capacity to break a chocolate bar into four pieces with your bare hands… and eat just one piece.” […]
September 21, 2015

Health Benefits of Coffee

“On the eighth day, God created coffee… so that people like me could experience those seven other days.” Is this you? Are you somebody who just […]