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Getting Started on the Mediterranean Diet

Getting Started on the Mediterranean Diet

You may be familiar with a Mediterranean diet, which typically is rich in vegetables, fruit, beans, olive oil, nuts and fish. What do those foods offer your body? The veggies and fruit provide you with fiber, vitamins and minerals, while beans offer ...
Tasty Ways to Power Up with Protein

Tasty Ways to Power Up with Protein

Have you resolved to lose weight in the new year ““ but seem to be stumbling? Wishing for a way to support weight loss safely? The latest studies indicate that eating more protein just may be your path to weight loss success. ...
Get Your Paleo Diet Questions Answered LIVE!

Get Your Paleo Diet Questions Answered LIVE!

Will I eat only raw fruits and vegetables? Can I still go to restaurants? What does a typical day’s meals look like? If you’re new to the Paleo diet, you may have some questions. Luckily, Vitacost blogger and Paleo Diet expert Nell Stephe ...
Why You Should Keep a Food Journal

Why You Should Keep a Food Journal

You might think twice about sneaking that slice of cake if you know you’ll have to confess your splurge in writing later! Besides showcasing slip-ups, a food journal can be a helpful tool for learning more about your eating patterns””and ...
Can Fruits and Veggies Make You Happy?

Can Fruits and Veggies Make You Happy?

Can cherries make you cheery? Will green beans make you beam? (I could go on all day…) Forget five a day – new research suggests that higher intake of fruits and veggies may actually be associated with happiness and mental health. ...
Five Foods You Should Be Eating

Five Foods You Should Be Eating

You know you should be eating healthy, balanced meals made up of nutrient-packed superfoods. But the foods you aspire to eat don’t always make their way onto your plate. Here’s a handy guide of the five healthy foods you should eat more o ...