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From Fad to Framework: How the Food Pyramid Has Shaped Our Understanding of Nutrition

The food pyramid has been a mainstay in American culture for the past few decades....
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A New Year Means New Kinds of Nutrition Goals

As we say goodbye to 2022 and hello to 2023, nutrition goals seem to be...
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Are you getting enough protein?

Are you getting enough protein? Diet culture is pretty noisy surrounding the macronutrient protein, which...
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Artificial Sweeteners vs. Sugar: The Battle for Wellness and Weight Loss

There is a lot of misinformation based on puffy science and debate in the health...
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Diet Fad Showdown: Atkins Versus Keto

There's a new diet fad in town, and it goes by the name of keto,...
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Benefits of a Vegan Diet: Is it a Healthier Lifestyle Option?

Veganism seems to be among the top food trends today. We're here to tell you...
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How to Eat Healthy on a Budget: 7 Quick & Easy Tips

Are you wanting to eat healthier, but the expenses of healthy foods keep getting in...
The hunger fullness scale is a tool developed alongside Intuitive Eating that can be used to help people listen and respond to their hunger cues. And it's pretty handy.

Are Your Hunger Cues Broken from Yo-Yo Dieting? The Hunger Fullness Scale May be the Cure

The hunger fullness scale is a tool developed alongside Intuitive Eating that can be used...
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Does It Really Matter If the Sugar Comes from an Apple or a Snickers?

When it comes to sugar, there seems to be a lot of confusion about where...
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A Comprehensive Guide to Gluten: What It Is, the Gluten-Free Diet Fad, and What to Do About It

Gluten. It seems to be in the news every day. You might have seen articles...