| Sep 21, 2011
| 3:33 PM
Organic products and those without preservatives and harsh processing remain big business in the United States — with $81 billion in sales last year — despite a tough economy.
Sales in stores, online and in practitioners' offices were up 7...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 4:33 PM
While there have been many studies suggesting that people who eat more fish have less heart disease, there are few prospective trials testing this theory …...
| Apr 6, 2011
Healthy Swaps Chocolate Chip Cookies
(*see dietary notes)
Recipe by: Chef Kelly Yorke
Be sure to use whole wheat graham flour which is different from other whole wheat flours in that the whole grain is not ground into a fine powder but rather, the...
| Nov 8, 2010
You've heard the claims: Chocolate evokes that loving feeling. Eating fish makes you smarter. Pure carbs calm you down. If you are what you eat, as they say, then it certainly stands to reason that food can influence mood and brain power.
| Apr 18, 2011
| 6:35 PM
Jews here and around the world are celebrating Passover, which began Monday at sundown.
Passover pays homage to the story of the Exodus of ancients Israelites lead by Moses out of Egypt, where they were slaves.
It's a time of family gatherings and...
| Jan 4, 2011
Dr Rahul Jandial, M.D..Ph.d. Surgeon and Scientist with Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down on Medical Myths and False Health Claims of 2010 www.ktla.com/drjandial
1. A new diabetes "breakthrough" can treat or prevent diabetes with vitamins: False http://healthland....
| Jan 5, 2011
| 7:50 AM
Vaseline Intensive Rescue Clinical Therapy Lotion
Vaseline® Clinical Therapy - Prescription strength moisturization that feels comfortable on skin - not greasy or sticky. Healthy skin...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 7:00 AM
Holly Hicks, a registered dietitian with Riverside Wellness and Fitness Center in Denbigh, offered these tips for a healthy diet in 2011.
1. Eat your beans. No, not green beans. Pinto, black, garbanzo and navy beans. They're "powerful foods," Hicks says,...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 6:42 AM
Eating healthier may have been one of your 2011 New Year's resolutions.
Recently, the Daily Press offered a live Web chat offering readers a chance to ask questions about how to eat healthier on a budget. Panelists included Jennifer Shea, registered...
| Jan 30, 2011
It's almost February, and with luck and willpower, maybe you're still sticking with that New Year's diet resolution. Or maybe you're still gearing up to start.
But although the right diet may help you gain a svelte figure, the wrong one might be a...
| Jan 31, 2011
Jack LaLanne was an incredible showoff, and with good reason.
If you can do 1,033 push-ups in 23 minutes at the "over-the-hill" age of 42, then by all means show yourself off. If you can swim more than a mile through the strong currents of Long Beach...