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Soda And Calcium Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Soda And Calcium.

Eating to Prevent Osteoporosis

Good eating habits are directly related to the prevention of osteoporosis in both men and women. It is often thought that only women suffer from this disease, but this is not true. While women are more prone to develop osteoporosis, men also suffer f...  Read more

15 Ways to Boost Your Calcium Intake

You’re careful about calories and fussy about fat. You crunch the numbers and keep track of your daily diet. But how conscious are you regarding calcium, the mineral that keeps both men and women strong and healthy?  Calcium plays an...  Read more

Danger Drinks and Healthy Alternatives

You've been working hard at making healthy changes to your diet and exercising regularly to lose weight. But there's more to weight loss than watching what you eat; the beverages you drink can also affect your progress. Are you sabotaging you...  Read more

27 Sensible Ways to Satisfy Your Chocolate Cravings

Chocolate and moderation used in the same sentence? I know, it sounds crazy! But these calorie-controlled chocolate fixes will satisfy your cravings without putting a dent in your calorie budget. No longer do you need to resort to fat-laden, triple-c...  Read more

A Teen's Guide to Nutrition & Healthy Eating

Are you tired of hearing about diets that limit your food choices or just worried that you might not be eating right? On top of that, your weight and body are changing in a lot of ways that you might not want any part of. SparkTeens cares about you a...  Read more

Does Spinach inhibit absorption of Calcium?
Updated 6/30/2014 12:09:09 PM

OK Nutrition Gurus....can you clarify what's going on here?? I was perusing my old copy of Joy of Cooking (Copyright 1975...!) and I discovered the following statement: "About Spinach: One of the more controversial greens, this is believed--...  Read more

Diet soda addiction
Updated 6/17/2014 9:24:25 PM

Help !!! I am addicted to diet soda, I can't seem to give it up even though I know it's bad for me. I'm also having a problem with motivation, I am going to Hawaii in August and I REALLY want to hike to the top of Diamond Head, but not sure if...  Read more

elevated calcium
Updated 7/6/2014 1:12:39 AM

I've recently been told my calcium is to high. My diabetes team nurse practitioner said they will be referring me to a dr. to deal with it. Her office is closed for the week. I am curious: is there anything I can do to lower it myself and what kind o...  Read more

No more Soda!
Updated 5/20/2014 8:00:41 AM

I have finally went an entire week without one soda! This may not be a huge feat to some but for me it was very difficult. I was an avid Mt. Dew drinker and I do not mean diet Mt Dew either. When I came back to SparkPeople, I was drinking between 2 o...  Read more

calcium trivia question
Updated 5/8/2014 8:45:53 PM

looks like the question regarding people over 50 needing more calcium than younger people isn't as simple as you asked.. your explanation says people 51 and over need more than those under 51 but it appears teens need more http://www.niams.nih.g...  Read more

Skim Milk is good for you and your bones....and more!

Milk aids in losing unwanted fats & contains a good quantity of water molecules which is considered the best fluid for rehydration. Consume a can of fizzy soda or a carbonated drink & it may in reality lower calcium levels by 1/3. Get Vitamin D, cal...  Read more

Put Away the Salt Shaker

A Diet high in salt can increase calcium into the urine & increase the risk of calcium containing kidney stones....  Read more

Break the soda habit!

This team is here to help us break the soda habit. If you want to cut back or completely quit, this is the team for you!...  Read more

Poll: Are There Junk Foods that You Simply Don't Like?

Every month, SparkPeople employees take on a new challenge as part of our worksite wellness program. In the past, we've been challenged to exercise outdoors, meet our daily quota for calcium, and do an extra core workout each week. For October, o...  Read more

Thinking Outside the Lunch Box

To ensure that your child has ample fuel to power through those long classes, make sure they are eating a wide variety of foods from the major food groups. Use the USDA MyPlate as a guide to make sure you’re covering all the bases. He...  Read more