Tag Archives: low carb

Get to Know the New, Improved Atkins Diet

Get to Know the New, Improved Atkins Diet

When Sharon Osbourne recently celebrated her 60th birthday, she also celebrated a major weight loss of six dress sizes! What helped this superstar shed the pounds? The low-carb Atkins diet. In fact, Sharon is so enthusiastic about Atkins that sheR ...
Carbs: Friend or Foe?

Carbs: Friend or Foe?

I’m often asked about my diet. And one of the most common questions I get is, “Do you eat carbs?” The answer is a resounding, “Yes!” And I’m happy to explain why. ...
Low-Carb Diets Win for Weight Loss

Low-Carb Diets Win for Weight Loss

Are you virtuously eating fat-free foods without achieving your weight loss goals? Then it’s time to get the skinny on a new study that compared low-carb diets with low-fat food plans. The results? Low-carb dieters lost more weight even though ...
Good Carbs vs. Bad Carbs: Choose Wisely!

Good Carbs vs. Bad Carbs: Choose Wisely!

Despite their bad rep, carbohydrates are an important part of a healthy diet. You just have to be careful about which type you choose. Learn how to steer clear of bad carbs and fuel up with the healthy kind with this helpful, easy-to-remember tip fro ...
Tasty (Low-Carb!) Fruitless Smoothies

Tasty (Low-Carb!) Fruitless Smoothies

Cutting back on carbohydrates is a popular diet technique, but it’s not a good idea to eliminate them completely, because your body needs good carbs to function properly throughout the day. If you enjoy smoothies and shakes, replacing fruit wit ...
Q&A: Is Low-Carb Healthy?

Q&A: Is Low-Carb Healthy?

The low-carb craze has calmed considerably in the past few years, but this once-popular eating plan is still stirring up controversy. One reader asks, “is low-carb healthy?” And the answer is… ...