Lactose, the type of carbohydrate found in milk, is not well digested in approximately 15% of people of northern European descent, up to 80% of blacks and Latinos, and up to 100% of American Indians and Asians; causing gas, bloating, and diarrhea. Yet perhaps there’s more to not tolerating...
 


The old adage that “breakfast is the most important meal of the day” is still relevant today.  Recent research by Dr. Hana Kahleova, from the Loma Linda University School of Public Health (LLUSPH), in California evaluated the effect of meal timing and weight gain and found some very interesting results. Her colleagues in addition to ... Daily Breakfast Brings Weight Loss
 


The American Heart Association (AHA) recently released updated recommendations for the types of fat Americans consume to reduce risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), the leading global cause of death worldwide. According to 2014 United States statistics, 1 of every 3 deaths was due to heart disease, stroke, or other...
 
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  Red Velvet Salad Serves: 2 | Serving Size: 2 cups or 1 plate per person Total Time: 20 min | Prep: 10 min | Cook: 10 min Ingredients: 2 cups of ready-to-serve (cleaned and rinsed) raw spinach 1/2 cup shredded beets 1/4 cup halved cherry tomatoes 2 tablespoons garbanzo beans 1/4 cup whole red olives 1/4 cup roasted...
 

Putting together a comprehensive and engaging cooking demonstration is hard work -- but that's about to change.
 

These fun and educational incentives make the perfect prizes, rewards, awards, and gifts for health and wellness promotion. Set them up at your next wellness fair, nutrition class, or company raffle.
 
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This salsa is the perfect topping for grilled chicken or fish. Plus, it comes together in a flash!