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Which Fruits and Veggies are in the New Dirty Dozen?

Which conventional fruits and vegetables contain more pesticide residue? Which ones have the least? There's a new list out that tells you just that!
Posted 4/21/2016  12:00:00 PM By: Stepfanie Romine : 113 comments   48,762 views
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FDA Snack Attack: Are Kind Bars Unhealthy?

The FDA has claimed that some varieties of Kind Bars are not healthy, demanding that the bars change their labeling. Will you continue to buy them?
Posted 4/16/2015  9:00:00 AM By: Melinda Hershey : 30 comments   16,916 views
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People 'Half Their Size' Issue Features SparkPeople Member's 177-Pound Weight Loss *

Brandy is an awesome SparkPeople Motivator who lost 177 pounds and has kept it off for several years. Check out her debut in People magazine!
Posted 6/6/2014  5:00:00 AM By: Nicole Nichols : 39 comments   39,503 views
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Just How Healthy Are Burger King's New Low-Cal 'Satisfries'?

Are Burger King's new Satisfries really a healthy option? We look at the nutrition facts behind these reduced-fat fries.
Posted 10/4/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Megan Patrick : 48 comments   37,661 views
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The 12 Most Inspiring Quotes from Diana Nyad

At 64 years old, Diana Nyad swam for 53 straight hours from Cuba to the Florida Keys--all without a shark cage. Here are some of her best words of wisdom to live by!
Posted 9/4/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 35 comments   39,574 views
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Should Obesity Be Classified as a Disease?

The AMA recently voted to classify obesity as a disease. What do you think?
Posted 6/19/2013  6:00:00 PM By: Megan Patrick : 139 comments   26,663 views
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What is Your True Size?

Do find it more frustrating to go clothes shopping today than it was just a few short years ago? Does a size on the tag determine how much you are willing to spend for an item?
Posted 5/24/2013  12:00:00 PM By: Nancy Howard : 736 comments   73,002 views
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Do Packaged Diet Foods Really Result in Better Weight Loss?

Do pre-packaged diet plans really work and, even if they do, can you keep the weight off eating real food?
Posted 5/11/2013  12:00:00 PM By: Megan Patrick : 44 comments   28,856 views
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What Motivates You to Exercise?

Do short-term or long-term factors help motivate you to exercise? Share what motivates you to get and stay active!
Posted 5/10/2013  12:00:00 PM By: Denise Tausig : 298 comments   38,656 views
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The 10 Healthiest Foods You've Never Tried

I recently saw a list of the 10 Healthiest Foods You've Never Tried. How many have you eaten?
Posted 3/10/2013  6:00:00 PM By: Stepfanie Romine : 689 comments   185,017 views
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McDonald's Posting Nutrition Info in All Restaurants

Making nutrition-minded choices just got easier! Learn more about the exciting announcement and nationwide changes coming to a McDonald's near you.
Posted 10/1/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 41 comments   13,178 views
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Schools Putting Healthier Lunch Options into Action

Districts all over the country are updating school lunch menus and adding healthier options. Learn about some of the exciting developments and tasty lunchline offerings.
Posted 9/24/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 16 comments   8,173 views
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Poll: Should Physical Inactivity Be Considered a Medical Condition?

Physical inactivity has increased over the years and is being labeled as a pandemic, but should it be considered a medical condition? Let us know what you think!
Posted 9/13/2012  6:00:00 AM By: Denise Tausig : 89 comments   20,805 views
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Should You Believe the 'Organic Isn't Healthier' Study?

News outlets have been reporting on a recent study that claims organic food isn't any better for you. Should you save your money? Read this first!
Posted 9/7/2012  6:00:00 AM By: Nicole Nichols : 143 comments   30,446 views
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How Prevalent is Obesity in Your State?

The latest nationwide obesity prevalence map has been released. Where does your state fall in the national rankings?
Posted 9/3/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 27 comments   10,426 views
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