So you just found out that you have high cholesterol, or perhaps you have a strong family history of heart disease and want to do your best to prevent it. So you head to the pharmacy or health food store for help, only to be bombarded by countless su... Read more
An outdoor grill lets you cook up a tasty, healthful meal while creating a great atmosphere for chatting with friends and family on a warm summer evening. But after months of grilling out, you may grow tired of the same old chicken breasts and turkey... Read more
Whether browsing the Internet, surfing through 500 channels, or flipping through your favorite magazine (or tabloid), you’ll find them everywhere: weight loss supplements that offer quick and easy solutions to shedding unwanted pounds. Simply p... Read more
When you have diabetes, your diet plays a key role in controlling your blood sugar levels. SparkPeople strongly encourages everyone with diabetes to meet with a Registered Dietitian or a Certified Diabetes Educator in their area. These health profess... Read more
My teenage daughter’s favorite grab 'n go breakfast consists of a few gulps of OJ, a toasted English muffin, and a handful of roasted sunflower kernels. “A perfect breakfast,” she states. Teenage translation: "I can sleep a... Read more
Does anyone have a recipe or experience in cooking sweet corn in the microwave with or without husks left on? I am going to try cooking the corn either way but am having a hard time finding a recipe with how much time for 1 ear or depending upon whet... Read more
Studies over the last two decades have revealed ways to chemically alter naturally digestible starches. The chemical modifications introduce bonds that make them non-digestible by human enzymes in the digestive tract. Benefits of the newly manufactur... Read more
There are many cost effective and nutrient rich foods. Brown rice is one choice frequently selected as a side dish or to stretch a casserole. We have known for a while that fruits such blueberries and blackberries are high in antioxidants. New res... Read more
Just remembered this - can sprinkle in a smoothie or add to a soup .
Psyllium husk - great if struggling with fiber
Serving Size 1 tbsp (18.0 g)
Amount Per Serving
Dietary Fiber 13.5g 54%... Read more
I just came from Cebu where I spent a week partying and drinking, but I'm not really a drinker, my max is 3 cocktails and they're all mild but of course they are loaded with calories so this time I tried to limit myself to only pure shots. But I'm gl... Read more
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