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Good Fats vs. Bad Fats: What’s the Difference?

Good Fats vs. Bad Fats: What’s the Difference?

Dietary fats used to be the bad guy, and for a short time in the 80s and 90s, they were practically wiped out and removed from any product. “Fat free” became a marketing buzzword for diet food marketers, even though as a population we kept getting fa ...
The Lowdown on “Slow” Foods for Weight Loss

The Lowdown on “Slow” Foods for Weight Loss

When I try to lose weight, I usually think about eating less, as in a few chips instead of a bag, or a sliver of cake instead of a heaping slice. But it turns out I’ve been thinking about things in the wrong dimension. It’s not volume that matters so ...
Breakfast: You’re Doing It Wrong

Breakfast: You’re Doing It Wrong

We’ve all been lectured to never, ever skip breakfast—but for those of us watching our waistlines, the morning meal (when many of us aren’t so hungry) seems like an easy way to trim down calories for the day. I’ve been guilty of eating a grapefruit h ...