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16 Seasonal Supermarket Treats Worth Trying

It's pumpkin-spice everything time, but you don't have to go for a donut or latte to enjoy this seasonal favorite. You can find these 16 healthy treats at your local grocery store.
Posted 11/1/2013  6:00:00 AM By: Megan Patrick : 43 comments   67,204 views
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A Dozen Quick Ways to Use Rotisserie Chicken

A store-bought roast chicken can easily feed a family of four--and you can do more with it than simply slicing and serving. Roast chicken can star in all kinds of simple meals!
Posted 1/25/2013  12:00:00 PM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 30 comments   122,656 views
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What a Serving Size Really Looks Like

We're sharing an eye-opening graphic that will show you how much many of us are really eating--and how much we should be eating!
Posted 11/15/2012  2:00:00 PM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 98 comments   131,730 views
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Study: Adding Fiber Can Be a Pain the Gut

Fiber helps fill you up and ward off hunger--if Mother Nature put it in your food. When fiber is added to processed foods by manufacturers, it can have unsavory side effects.
Posted 8/15/2012  2:00:00 PM By: Stepfanie Romine : 27 comments   17,751 views
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A Dietitian's Take on 5-Hour Energy Drinks

What does Dietitian Becky think about the infamous 5-Hour Energy drink?
Posted 5/10/2012  2:00:00 PM By: Becky Hand : 69 comments   90,065 views
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The Scoop on Lower-Carb 'Milk Drinks'

Dairy beverages and snacks provide additional alternative to familiar non-dairy options while also providing some of the dairy benefits. Are they right for you?
Posted 4/2/2012  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 19 comments   20,227 views
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Poll: Are You Concerned About Where Your Food Comes From?

One of my goals for the New Year is to become a more informed consumer, but for me, itís a double-edged sword. Where is the balance?
Posted 1/10/2012  2:00:00 PM By: Jen Mueller : 32 comments   11,534 views
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Donate Healthier Items to Food Pantries This Holiday Season

Food pantries fill in the gaps for families that struggle with access to adequate food to sustain a healthy life. Use this list to give your donations a makeover.
Posted 12/19/2011  10:00:00 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 17 comments   8,781 views
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Peek Inside Hungry Girl's New Book (and Enter to Win a Copy)

Attention, Hungry Girl fans! HG has a new book out.
It launches next week, and we're giving away three copies! (Psst, we'll let you peek inside, too!)
Posted 10/8/2011  12:00:00 PM By: Stepfanie Romine : 61 comments   24,360 views
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Are You a Food Waster?

Overall, I think because I'm such a planner and like to keep things neat and organized, I don't waste much. But any amount of food thrown away is too much, in my opinion.
Posted 8/25/2011  6:00:00 PM By: Jen Mueller : 62 comments   17,342 views
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Contest Closed: Win a Case of Coconut Water from VitaCoco

Coconut water is nature's sports drink. Want to try some? Enter to win a case from VitaCoco--in your choice of flavors!
Posted 7/29/2011  6:00:00 PM By: Stepfanie Romine : 46 comments   19,763 views
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Which Helps You Shop Healthier: Pushing a Cart or Carrying a Basket?

According to a new study, your choice can affect the healthfulness of the foods you buy...
Posted 7/29/2011  6:00:00 AM By: Nicole Nichols : 128 comments   19,497 views
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Cartin' Disaster at the Supermarket

Mr. Bad Food did it again. He went grocery shopping, with the intention of stocking up on only the "good" stuff, but came home with JUNK! Doh! Learn from his mistakes...
Posted 7/27/2011  10:00:00 AM By: John McGran : 55 comments   15,901 views
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Easy Access Doesn't Always Equal Better Food Choices

A new study says that income and proximity to fast food restaurants actually matter more than proximity to supermarkets in the battle against obesity.
Posted 7/26/2011  6:00:00 PM By: Jen Mueller : 29 comments   11,375 views
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Poll: Do You Judge Other People's Grocery Carts?

Be honest: Do you ever look at other people's food purchases and judge them--or feel superior about your own?
Posted 5/6/2011  6:00:02 AM By: Nicole Nichols : 151 comments   21,759 views
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