Greek yogurt is a staple for most healthy eaters--and for good reason. Even the fat-free varieties are thick and tangy with a luxurious texture. The yogurt also has twice the protein as regular yogurt. Beyond eating it plain or with granola and berri... Read more
While food historians cannot pinpoint exactly where or when humans discovered yogurt, one thing is certain: People all over the world have eaten yogurt for centuries. Yogurt is made when cow's milk (or dairy-free soy milk) is combined with the li... Read more
Did you know that your digestive tract contains more than 400 types of “friendly” bacteria? These little guys, commonly referred to as probiotics (which means "pro-life"), help reduce the growth of harmful bacteria and promote a... Read more
We hear it all the time—you changed your habits and lost weight steadily, but after awhile, that progress halted. You’ve been stuck at the same weight for days, weeks, or even months. There’s nothing more frustrating t... 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
I totally blew it last night! Learning to eat right for me is so hard, it has stemmed around my time of the month. I just want to eat the pain away. I don't feel like exercising and all I want is chocolate. Help!... Read more
I recently was on Prednisone and eating more than normal. Junk food crazy! Need to get back on track. I refuse to weigh myself because of the steriods. I tend to always gain and don't want the disappointment. HELP... Read more
Nice! I've really taken to eating salads since I started my lifestyle change as they're great for veggies and actually relatively fast to make, they're a go-to for someone with a busy schedule. I'm going to borrow your salad idea though-sounds good!... Read more
I've been sticking to my gunz.Eating healthy & exercising daily.But I have this strong craving for (fried)shrimp& (cheesy)grits.So can someone plz teach me,different ways,of making a more healthier version.... Read more
If you find that you just ate under calories for the day, eat a cup or two of Fat Free Light yogurt. Most store brands carry a wonderful selection that will be around 100 cals, and less than 20 carbs (like Publix brand).And the flavors are great! I... Read more
I use the nutritional plan right now; I know the portions are right and I am meeting all my catergories of calories, fat, carbs, and protein. When I eat my yogurt, I just scoop it into the 1/2 cup measuring cup, grab a spoon and eat. No need to grab... Read more
Over the past few years, Greek-style yogurt has skyrocketed in popularity among health-conscious dairy fans. It's become almost impossible to pass by the dairy case without spotting multiple flavors and brands of the creamy treat. While Greek yog... Read more
It's funny to think that just a few years ago most of us had never heard of Greek yogurt, and now it has taken over the dairy case at most markets. By straining the whey, Greek yogurt (also called strained yogurt) is not only thicker but also pro... Read more
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