Nutrition

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12 Holiday Treats That Also Provide Healthy Nutrients

Meri Raffetto

Holiday treats abound this time of year. Instead of trying to restrict yourself from sweets, allow yourself to have a ...

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What Colors Are On Your Plate? A Guide To Phytonutrients

Meri Raffetto

Can the colors on your plate tell you what health benefits you are getting? Phytonutrients are biologically active chemicals (not ...

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Improve Gut Health With These 6 Probiotic Foods

Meri Raffetto

Did you know that the community of different bacteria living in your gut may have a significant impact on your ...

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15 Heart Healthy Snacks To Bring To The Office

Meri Raffetto

February isn’t just a time to gift candy hearts to your Valentine, it is also American Heart Month! One easy way to make ...

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Give The Gift Of A Healthy Meal This Holiday

Meri Raffetto

There seems to be a stigma around healthy dishes being served at parties. It’s shunned, or people roll their eyes ...

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Mediterranean Diet: Embrace The Fat

Meri Raffetto

What comes to your mind when you think about a diet high in fat? Do you think of a healthy ...

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Is Microwaving Healthy – Does The Microwave Destroy Nutrients?

Meri Raffetto

The mysterious microwave, whether you hate ’em or love ’em, you can’t deny they have revolutionized the way we cook ...

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Health Benefits You May Not Know About Popcorn

Meri Raffetto

More often than not, when I am craving a savory snack, popcorn is my go-to. Since it’s so low in ...

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Ingredient Spotlight: What You May Not Know About Strawberries

Meri Raffetto

One of my favorite childhood memories is driving home from the beach – sandy, sunburned, probably dehydrated, and stopping to ...

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Eggs: How Many Is Too Many?

Meri Raffetto

I think it’s safe to say that eggs are having a moment in the food world right now. With popular ...

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