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Main Article: Strategies to Combat Stress Eating

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Main Article: Strategies to Combat Stress Eating

Feeling a bit stressed out and maybe under some pressure at work, school, or home and you instantly search for a snack to help lift your mood and then suddenly feel guilty- does this sound familiar? Food is often where we turn our attention to when feeling stressed

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Nutrition Trend: Meal Kit Delivery Services

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Nutrition Trend: Meal Kit Delivery Services

If you are living a busy life, have a family, and/or are always press for time, making home cooked meals everyday may be a challenging task. In those situations, going to the grocery store or even cooking a meal after a long day at work, can be very draining.  Although meal planning is a great way to make sure you make your delicious and healthy meals at home, they may also require a lot of time for grocery shopping, preparing and cooking. But now there is a solution for that!

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Seasonal Recipe: Asparagus

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Seasonal Recipe: Asparagus

Asparagus is a nutrient packed spring vegetable that is showing up again on our grocery shelves. They are high in folic acid and are a good source of Vitamin A, B6, C, Thiamin (B1) potassium, and fiber!

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Nutrition Trend- The Airfryer

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Nutrition Trend- The Airfryer

Healthy fried food? Yep- this is a nutrition trend!

The American diet incorporates lots of fried foods that are high in fat and cholesterol - looking at you, French fries and potato chips! The air fryer provides an alternative way to enjoy crispy, fried-style foods without the excess of calories and fat associated with traditional fried foods.

 

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Seasonal Recipe: Swiss Chard

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Seasonal Recipe: Swiss Chard

        Swiss chard is a green leafy vegetable that is popular this time of year.  It is very diverse and its leaves can be used for salads, soups, in a stir fry, and more! Swiss chard is high in antioxidants, vitamins A, C and K, magnesium and potassium. Below are some recipes you can try out with Swiss chard!

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True or False: Gluten is Bad for you?

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True or False: Gluten is Bad for you?

If you’ve been following the recent nutrition trends, you might have seen an increase in gluten-free products and the promotion of their use. With the increasing number of published books, articles and many celebrities promoting a gluten-free lifestyle, you might be wondering whether gluten is bad for you.

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Main Article: Making New Year's Resolutions that Last

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Main Article: Making New Year's Resolutions that Last

The start of a new year is the perfect time to make changes in our lives. Many of us wait for this moment to start some sort of behavioral change as a New Year’s resolution. When deciding on a goal, one way to ensure that you’re going to be successful is to make them into S.M.A.R.T goals.

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