5 Overrated Foods that Get More Credit Than Deserved

With social media and food blogging being more prevalent than ever, many foods are becoming just as trendy as Taylor Swift! These superstars are deemed “superfoods” for a variety of reasons, perhaps due to their notable antioxidant content or perceived …

What Foods & Exercises Are Safe During Pregnancy?

There’s a lot to consider when you learn you’re expecting. Plans for baby names, nurseries, safety, feeding and other exciting changes likely fill the minds of expectant mothers. With all the excitement on the horizon, it can be a challenge …

The Coconut Oil Controversy

“72 percent of Americans think that coconut oil is a healthy oil to be used for cooking , yet only 37 percent of nutrition experts agree.” -The New York Times 

Coconut Oil

There are three kinds of people in this world. People …

Whole, Unprocessed, Organic… Oh My! | Understanding Food Label Terms

Reading Food LabelsWhen walking down the aisle of the grocery store, you’re likely to see an abundance of healthy words jumping out at you from the boxes and cans. A box of crackers may boast being “whole-grain, low calorie and a good …

Help Prevent Colon Cancer with Fiber-Rich Brussels

Brussels sprouts are full of fiber, hearty and perfect in the cold winter months. Even better, a diet rich in fiber-filled veggies like Brussels can help prevent colon cancer.

In the heart of winter, comfort foods are a heartland favorite. …

De-Stress, Re-Charge and be a Happier, Healthier You in 2017 (We’ll Help!)

Stretching away the stressAs we kick off 2017, many of us look to become a better version of ourselves in the new year. There are resolutions to lose weight, save money, travel more, eat better – the list goes on. With all this …

A Dietitian’s Tips for Long-Lasting Fullness

Black bean soupYou might have heard fiber is good for lowering cholesterol. Although your heart will thank you for including it, you’re not likely to notice a big difference from one day to the next if you start upping the roughage.

Here’s …