We eat in our cars, at our desks, on the go, in front of the TV. We eat drive-thru, take-out, delivered, packaged and prepared meals. Why? Because it fits our not-enough-time-in-the-day lifestyles. Our food matches our lives.
Well, I'm certa... Read more
Even if you are not a potato chip and pretzel junkie, you’re probably eating more salt than you realize. Sodium, the main ingredient in table salt, can hide in places you don’t suspect, like in ketchup, frozen dinners, instant hot cereals... Read more
Are you and your family craving that spicy, south-of-the-border cuisine? Well, skip the local burrito joint. Those "burritos as big as your head" can contain more than 1,000 calories—even more depending on how many fixings you add... Read more
If you’re watching your calorie intake, the most problematic part of your anatomy may be your sweet tooth. Our bodies are hard-wired for an attraction to sweet foods since sweetness signals that we’re taking in the calories (energy) neede... Read more
When I was a wee tot, I frequently had stomach pains that were once bad enough to warrant a trip to the emergency room. Everything looked fine according to the doctor, but my pains continued. Finally, an allergist diagnosed me with a milk allergy, an... Read more
I cut out sugar and salt....appetite has plummeted and it's next to impossible to eat the amount of calories I should when diet is 80% plant based....I'm not hungry and don't want to force myself to eat....I FEEL FANTASTIC for once!... Read more
I hope you all are enjoying your 4th of July weekend.
So, I am just getting my bearings on the SP website. It has changed a lot over the years since I was last here. There are so many wonderful pages of information and lots of o... Read more
I am an ice cram a hillier. No matter what flavor it is I love it. With the exception of black liquorice. That could be how I put on so much weight. Ice cream and a lot of medications. The I discovered Skinny Cow. Skinny Cow is the Dieters drea... Read more
Creamy Vegan Fondue from Daily GarnishWhat Doctors Are Telling Us Even When They’re Not Talking from The New York TimesSelf-Compassion: The New Secret to Being Slim, Fit, and Happy for Life from Health.comWhat Happens to Unused Muscle? Does It... Read more
Most Americans are encouraged to consume less than 2,300 milligrams of sodium each day. With certain disease conditions such as hypertension or congestive heart failure, 2,000 milligrams or less is encouraged. However, the average adult American take... Read more
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