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To Reach Your Wellbeing Goals, Focus on Your Mental Health, Says This Doctor
To Reach Your Wellbeing Goals, Focus on Your Mental Health, Says This Doctor
The initial idea of a new year’s resolution can be very exciting: As we turn the page to the new year we begin thinking about changes we would like to make, experiences we would like to have, and how we want to live our lives. This can give a big shot of dopamine and adrenaline which can cause an almost euphoric feeling. On t...
7 Tips to Crush Your New Year’s Goals, from Nutritionists
7 Tips to Crush Your New Year’s Goals, from Nutritionists
The New Year is a blank slate for starting over and giving yourself a fresh start on goals big and small. This year, many are making a commitment to eat plant-based for health and wellbeing and enhanced immunity. As Rhyan Geiger, RDN owner of Phoenix Vegan Dietitian, puts it, “Starting a New Year's resolution can be exciting, but may also become difficult after the first week.” Wh...
Keep Your Blood Sugar Low After You Eat With This Simple Trick, By an RD
Keep Your Blood Sugar Low After You Eat With This Simple Trick, By an RD
Every single food we eat impacts our bodies, well beyond keeping us fueled. Carbohydrates, for example, get digested and broken down into glucose (or blood sugar) and then used as fuel in our cells. Since carbohydrates are the body’s main source of energy, a hormone called insulin comes along to open the door of our cells and let the glucose in to feed them. With...
Should You Try Alternate-Day Fasting for Weight Loss? What the Experts Say
Should You Try Alternate-Day Fasting for Weight Loss? What the Experts Say
Weight loss trends come and go as quickly as the DoorDash delivery guy, but there is one exceptional diet that doesn’t seem to be going anywhere, and that’s intermittent fasting. Its benefits go far beyond the simple weight loss other diets promise, and current research has just scratched the surface, leaving much more to learn. Intermitte...
Charity Morgan’s “Unbelievably Vegan” Cookbook is a Must-Buy for Inspiration
Charity Morgan’s “Unbelievably Vegan” Cookbook is a Must-Buy for Inspiration
How do you make an NFL star go vegan? That's the question everyone was asking when watching The Game Changers, the documentary about athletes reaching peak performance through plant-based diets. Chef Charity Morgan, married to Derrick Morgan, formerly of the Tennessee Titans, started to make vegan food for her husband in the offseason as a way of helping him repair and restore his body after a pun
7 Superfoods to Add to Your Sandwich to Make It a Nutrition Powerhouse
7 Superfoods to Add to Your Sandwich to Make It a Nutrition Powerhouse
If the word sandwich conjures up uninspiring slabs of bread housing equally dull leftovers, you’re approaching it all wrong. Using a few super-nutrient dense plant-based ingredients instead can convert an ordinary sandwich into a healthy meal, full of vitamins and antioxidants, filling fiber, and immune-boosting compounds, while still being a delight to your taste buds. Sandwiches can remind us...
9 Tips to Have a Healthy Thanksgiving Holiday, from Nutritionist Keri Glassman
9 Tips to Have a Healthy Thanksgiving Holiday, from Nutritionist Keri Glassman
Keri Glassman, RD, is a well-known dietitian and nutrition coach and founder of Nutritious Life, as well as an all-around helpful, upbeat presence who has your back when it comes to how to eat healthily and love it. If you're wondering: How are we going to enjoy a healthy holiday this Thanksgiving without going off the rails? There is no one be...

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