Overweight & Obesity
Fri, Oct 30, 2015
Consequences of obesity
People who are obese, compared to those with a normal or healthy weight, are at increased risk for many serious diseases and health conditions, including the following:
All-causes of ... Read More
Tue, Oct 20, 2015
Does your steak take up more than half your plate?
Think about cutting your serving of beef in half.
It's best to try and fill half your plate with veggies!
Don’t forget some starchy carbs, like brown rice or sweet po... Read More
Tue, Oct 13, 2015
Did you know??
Type 2 diabetes is a common and increasingly prevalent illness that is largely preventable. In adults, type 2 diabetes accounts for about 90 to 95 percent of all diagnosed cases of diabetes; the remainder are adult-onset (or adult-dia... Read More
Health Tip #4
Tue, Oct 06, 2015
While there are heaps of good-for-you foods out there, some key ingredients make it a lot easier to meet your weight-loss goals.
Next grocery store run, be sure to add these three health friendly items in your cart:
Balsamic vinegar (it adds a pop ... Read More
Quinoa Snack Bites
Tue, Sep 15, 2015
1 cup quinoa (dry)
2 cups chicken broth, fat-free, low-sodium
1 teaspoon olive oil
3 cups spinach, chopped into small pieces
1/2 medium onion, diced
1/4 teaspoon minced oregano
4 ounces feta cheese, crumbled, reduced... Read More