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Lemon-Ginger Salmon With Sesame Seeds

Lemon-Ginger Salmon With Sesame Seeds

Battling the temptation of heavy holiday fare is a fear all dieters face this time of year. A simple solution? Keep meals at home light and healthy with dishes like this Asian-inspired lemon-ginger salmon. No fat-free fake dressings or sodium-laden i ...
4 Ways to Work Through an Injury

4 Ways to Work Through an Injury

An injury can quickly damper your spirits. Somehow this rather unfortunate reality always seems to hit smack in the middle of a great training cycle or just before an A race (it’s so not funny how that works). But there’s no need to be bummed about a ...
Omega Madness

Omega Madness

I know I’m always raving about this herb or that antioxidant, and trust me—the people in my circles who unwaveringly believe in modern medicine give me a very hard time, demanding a double-blind study before daring to trust that some measly little pl ...
The Nut Butter Breakdown

The Nut Butter Breakdown

Q: I love peanut butter, but what is there to know about it? A: Well, you might not know that peanuts are a legume, even though they’re often categorized with almonds, walnuts, pecans and other fatty nuts. Of course, it’s all the good fats, like what ...

Go Nuts for Black Walnuts

Paired with apples in baked desserts or strewn across vinaigrette-topped salads, walnuts are known for their rich flavor and healthy omega-3 content. There are two types of walnuts: the English or Persian (which is most popular and widely used throug ...
Pan-Seared Citrus Mahi

Pan-Seared Citrus Mahi

February is Heart Health Month,  and what better way to celebrate than to  try a new heart-healthy recipe? The American Heart Association recommends eating fish (preferably fatty fish, rich in omega-3 essential fatty acids) at least twice a week. Mah ...