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Understanding Food Labels
We see nutrition labels every day on nearly everything we eat. But what good are they if we don’t understand what we’re actually eating?
Raw Milk a No-Go
There's a lot of information about the supposed health benefits of drinking raw milk circulating on the internet. But is raw milk safe?
Get in the Know About Keto
The keto diet was probably one of the most popular diets of the past year. But what is the keto diet, exactly?
Losing Weight: How Much and How Fast?
When trying to lose weight, how much should you lose and how fast should you do it?
Happy, Healthy Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is a great time to be with friends and family, but it's also a time when it's easy to eat too many unhealthy foods.
Let's Talk Turkey Safety
Extra care in the kitchen can easily minimize the risk of foodborne illness and ensure a happy and healthy family Thanksgiving this year.
Helping Your Gut After You Gobble, Gobble, Gobble
Breaking bread together is a natural way to celebrate, but there's no reason it has to spoil the holiday. Eating mindfully and seeking the right treatment when your digestion is distressed can help anyone better digest Thanksgiving.
Supplements for Mental Health?
Can a nutritional supplement help manage depression symptoms? New research suggests that it's possible.
The ABCs of Vitamins and Minerals
Vitamins and minerals are substances that play important roles in the body's processes, such as metabolism, immunity and digestion. They ensure healthy cell growth, function, and development and are vital to good health.
Summer Food Safety
Summer is the season of grilling and eating outdoors. Take these seven steps to keep food poisoning from putting a damper on you summer plans.