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Nutrition

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  • How will you celebrate Cholesterol Liberation Day? We're here to help

    How will you celebrate Cholesterol Liberation Day? We're here to help
    Fatty meats, liver, shellfish, butter, lard and eggs (not just the whites) are back on the menu.  Now that the new federal dietary guidelines have declared the war on dietary cholesterol over, how will you celebrate?  In case you missed it, on...
  • Losing weight before pregnancy is healthier for mom, baby

     Losing weight before pregnancy is healthier for mom, baby
    Before she got pregnant in 2014, Lizzy King, 28, of East Lansing, Mich., gave herself a "lifestyle overhaul." She started running and lost 50 pounds. She eschewed processed food and ate her first banana. King became "hyper-aware of the effects of too...
  • Healthful diet report: Sugary drinks out; coffee, eggs in

    Healthful diet report: Sugary drinks out; coffee, eggs in
    An extra cup or two of coffee may be OK after all. More eggs, too. But you definitely need to drink less sugary soda. And, as always, don't forget your vegetables. Recommendations Thursday from a government advisory committee call for an environmentally...
  • Cholesterol Rehabilitated — The Egg Is On Science's Face

    Cholesterol Rehabilitated — The Egg Is On Science's Face
    In his 1973 classic film, "Sleeper," Woody Allen plays a cryogenically preserved Greenwich Village health food entrepreneur who is brought back to life in the year 2173. Upon awakening, he requests a breakfast of wheat germ, organic honey and tiger's...
  • Cocoa: A sweet treat for the brain?

    Harvard Health Blog There are many reasons why you might want to give someone chocolate on Valentine's Day. There's the tradition of it, of course, and the idea of 'sweets for your sweetheart.' Now here's another tempting reason: Certain compounds in...
  • Heart Month tips to eat better

    Heart Month tips to eat better
    Large portions. Fruit juice. Sugar. How about none of the above, according to Nicole Marchand, registered dietitian at West Boca Medical Center and in private practice at Healthy Steps Nutrition in Pompano Beach. Especially during National Heart Month...
  • New dietary recommendations: Sugary drinks out; coffee, eggs in

    New dietary recommendations: Sugary drinks out; coffee, eggs in
    WASHINGTON — An extra cup or two of coffee may be OK after all. More eggs, too. But you definitely need to drink less sugary soda. And, as always, don't forget your vegetables. Recommendations Thursday from a government advisory committee call for...
  • Learn how to stay in the sodium safe zone

    How's your sodium intake? Most health-conscious adults already know that sodium raises blood pressure--and that high blood pressure, in turn, boosts the risk of heart disease and stroke. As for how much sodium an individual ingests from all sources, it'...
  • EatingWell: New discoveries about cholesterol hold surprises

    It turns out cholesterol is way more complex than experts originally thought. And diet is only part of the picture. A recent study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics that compared high- and low-fat diets found that eating...
  • Medical Board Drops Charges Against Doctor, Fines Others

    The state Medical Examining Board on Tuesday withdrew charges that a Putnam gynecologist had inappropriate physical and sexual contact with a patient because the doctor has agreed to stop practicing medicine. Dr. Ronald Archibold voluntarily agreed on...
  • Lehigh Valley residents tell heart-filled stories for American Heart Month

    Lehigh Valley residents tell heart-filled stories for American Heart Month
    For some, heart disease rears its ugly head with sudden, disabling pain. For others, it is hidden, building slowly, often causing a person to ignore the symptoms or dismiss them as something less serious like heartburn or general fatigue. Regardless...