Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

Fats Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Fats.

0SHARES
Fats That Fight Cholesterol

If you're reading this, your doctor has probably told you that your cholesterol levels are too high. Maybe she put you on a medication to help lower cholesterol, or simply told you to consume less cholesterol-containing foods. No matter what you...  Read more

The Best Fat-Burning Advice

Wouldn’t it be great if all the fat-burning secrets you see in magazine ads and TV infomercials actually worked? If sauna suits, cellulite-shrinking creams, herbal wraps, and pills designed to “boost metabolism and melt fat away” di...  Read more

Translating Those Trans Fats

What do bread, crackers, cereal, macaroni & cheese, frozen pizza, donuts, and cookies have in common? Besides being at the top of the list of many people’s favorite foods, they are all possible sources of trans fats. Trans fats are oils tha...  Read more

The 26 Healthiest Fast Food Options

Updated on 8/24/16 by Melissa Rudy Your fridge is stocked with fresh produce, lean meats and low fat dairy products, there’s a whole grain baguette in the bread box, and your pantry has been purged of tempting junk foods. Eating healthy at...  Read more

The Truth about Coconut Oil

Conduct a quick Google search, and you’ll find miraculous claims about a tropical fat that has become increasingly popular among health-conscious consumers in recent years: coconut oil.  Health claims about the oil's ability to hel...  Read more

A thought....I feel fat because I behave fat....I
Updated 9/24/2016 1:04:27 PM

A thought....I feel fat because I behave fat....I did not do as I should and those behaviors relate back to my psychological behaviors determining how I think and feel about myself. Change behavior, change my life....  Read more

Feeling bad and fat! # bloated
Updated 9/24/2016 10:06:35 AM

Feeling bad and fat! # bloated...  Read more

I do the low carb high fat lifestyle. It isn't for
Updated 9/23/2016 9:22:01 PM

I do the low carb high fat lifestyle. It isn't for everyone but, I really do like it. It really does take some getting used to. Does anyone on here do this?...  Read more

Does anyone have any suggeations on good fat burning exercises? #fitness #workout
Updated 9/28/2016 9:26:01 AM

Does anyone have any suggeations on good fat burning exercises? #fitness #workout...  Read more

My goal is to lose belly fat and have a flat stoma
Updated 9/23/2016 8:24:18 PM

My goal is to lose belly fat and have a flat stomach by mid-April. Unfortunately, I need to get surgery on my Achilles, so there won't be much options of exercise, so I really need to rely on my nutrition during recovery. Any Advice?...  Read more

Turkey Stuffing and CHOLESTEROL

The saturated fat and cholesterol in turkey stuffing can be extremely high for two main reasons: It may be made with high cholesterol & or high saturated fat ingredients, animal fats, butter and eggs; The saturated fat & cholesterol in turkey fat is...  Read more

The Skinny on Fat

The Skinny on FatAfter years of being told to limit fat in your diet, now there's news that fat — as long as it's the healthy kind — is part of good nutrition.Finally, there’s the news we've all been waiting for when it comes to the right diet: Eat m...  Read more

South Beach Diet (Lifestyle!)

For anyone who follows or wants to learn the SB way of eating. Lets be healthy together. SB is recommended by many doctors and dieticians; its good for blood sugar and reducing dietary fat....  Read more

Poll: Do You Eat 'Fat-Free' Foods or Avoid Them?

I was minding my own business the other day, checking out some of my favorite health and fitness blogs when I stumbled upon a link to a blog post called "Where's the Fat?" by Mark Sisson. I was immediately intrigued."I’ve always been puzzled over the...  Read more

Calorie Savers: 4 Ways to Stretch the Beef

Love meat? Read on to learn how to keep the flavor, cut the fat, all while stretching a buck! Love Italian sausage? Instead of serving up 4 giant links of sausage alongside your pasta meal, why not use one link to flavor 3/4 pound of lean ground turk...  Read more

Fats, protein , fats, protein

Ugh, so struggling with lowering my fat intake and increasing my protein. I enjoy salads in the summer but for the winter I enjow warm foods and it turning out with too much fat. Getting a bit frustrated....  Read more

Natural Trans Fats vs Artificial Trans Fats

While adding frozen all beef hamburger patties to my food list on here, I was surprised and dismayed to read that each burger had about 1.5g trans fat per burger. Considering how many times we have been told ALL trans fats are bad for us, I was kind...  Read more