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What is IBS? Here’s What to Eat to Improve Symptoms, from a Doctor
What is IBS? Here’s What to Eat to Improve Symptoms, from a Doctor
An estimated 25 to 45 million Americans suffer from Irritable Bowel Syndrome, which roughly translates to almost 15 percent of the adult population. This chronic disease affects everyone differently and treating it means finding ways to improve and manage your unique symptoms, which can range from gastrointestinal distress to abdominal cramping and pain. There is n...
What Is the Healthiest Nut Butter? A Nutritionist Answers
What Is the Healthiest Nut Butter? A Nutritionist Answers
We grew up on the classic peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, but now there’s way more than one nut butter in the game. While it can be comforting to stick with what we know, switching things up for a different spread could be beneficial for both your health and the environment, which begs the question, which nut butter is the healthiest? N...
Want to Eat Healthier & Save Time? Try Meal Prepping. How to Start, By an RD
Want to Eat Healthier & Save Time? Try Meal Prepping. How to Start, By an RD
If you are like most people who are trying to eat healthier and more plant-based, you quickly realize that one secret to success is planning ahead, by meal prepping. As a dietician, I tell my clients that meal prepping is the key to eating food that's good for you, rather than what's closest at hand (or fast food that you pass on your way home)...
4 Tips to Eat Healthy While Traveling & Best Snacks to Pack From an RD
4 Tips to Eat Healthy While Traveling & Best Snacks to Pack From an RD
This Memorial Day Weekend, 39 million people are expected to travel, making it the highest travel weekend for the official start of summer since 2019, or pre-pandemic times. Most of us also want to eat healthy while on the road or in the air, and we need strategies to stick to our best exercise and diet routines while navigating the food court at the airport or the snack shack or gas station quick
What’s the Difference Between Probiotics & Digestive Enzymes? An Expert’s Take
What’s the Difference Between Probiotics & Digestive Enzymes? An Expert’s Take
You've heard about probiotics for gut health, but you may have also read about the importance of digestive enzymes. What's the difference? They do two different things but both are beneficial for gut health, which in turn is vital for immune health, mood function and overall disease prevention...
Is a Vegan Diet Safe For Children? A Plant-Based Pediatrician Weighs In
Is a Vegan Diet Safe For Children? A Plant-Based Pediatrician Weighs In
Despite vegan and plant-based diets soaring in popularity among parents who are raising their children on these dietary approaches, some pediatricians are critical of the practice of a vegan diet for children. Their biggest concerns with the vegan diet have to do with nutritional inadequacy since they believe a plant-based diet without dairy or meat does not provide enough vitamins and minerals ch
What to Eat to Reverse Fatty Liver Disease, from a Registered Dietician
What to Eat to Reverse Fatty Liver Disease, from a Registered Dietician
Fatty Liver is a condition where fat deposits build up in the liver, one of the most important organs in the body, responsible for filtering and clearing all the various foods and chemicals that enter your body. When your liver is healthy, you never really think about it, but when it gets clogged up with fat it can cause problems that have far-reaching health ramifications. ...

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