Halloween pumpkins to carve for a healthy Halloween

9 Tips for a Healthy Hallowe’en

Published on October 20, 2016

Is there a more perfect day of the year for a kid than Halloween? Scouring…

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Your Simple Guide to a Healthy Thanksgiving

Published on September 20, 2016

If this is the year that you’ve committed to adding weight to your pound-cake but…

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A Simple Breakdown of How Antioxidants Work

Published on June 12, 2016

Alongside probiotics, high in fibre, and trans-fat free, the term anti-oxidant may be one of the…

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10 Green Recipes to try for a Healthy St Patrick’s Day

Published on March 13, 2016

Ready for your world to be flooded with green garb and lucky charms marshmallows? Rather…

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Simple Substitutions to Improve Unhealthy Recipes

Published on February 15, 2015

We all have that favourite family recipe that’s been passed down from our grandma’s grandma’s grandma…

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21 Lower Calorie Starbucks Snacks

Published on November 24, 2014

We’ve all been there: we’re in a rush and starving so we take a detour into…

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Oatmeal with berries and nuts for a low sugar diet

Packaged Products Suitable for a Low Sugar Diet

Published on November 3, 2014

If you’re taking the No-Added-Sugar Challenge already or are currently on a low sugar diet, you…

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Common Names for Sugar

Published on October 29, 2014

We all know that we should limit our daily sugar intake, but how can we…

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Can Coconut Oil Boost Your Metabolism?

Published on April 2, 2014

For some time now we’ve been hit with the idea that coconut products (water and…

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Rule Your Meals with a Balanced Plate

Published on February 12, 2014

It’s important to take in the proper types of food throughout the day in order…

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How Calories Work

Published on January 12, 2014

Think of your body the way you think of your car. In order to make…

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Foods rich in complex carbohydrates

The Basics of: Carbohydrates

Published on January 12, 2014

Amount required per day: 55-60% of your daily caloric intake Caloric equivalent: 1 gram of carbs…

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The Basics of: Fats

Published on January 12, 2014

Amount required per day: 25-30% of your daily caloric intake Caloric equivalent: 1 gram of fat =…

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Foods rich in protein, including cheese, eggs, fish, lamb, beef and chicken

The Basics of: Protein

Published on January 12, 2014

Amount required per day: 10-15% of your daily caloric intake Caloric equivalent: 1 gram of protein =…

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Your Easy Guide to Reading Food Labels

Published on January 5, 2014

All pre-packaged food is required to display a Nutrition Facts table somewhere on their product….

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Diet Soda Will Do More Than Just Expand Your Waist Size…

Published on November 3, 2012

Switching your regular soda intake to the “diet” version sounds like a pretty health-savvy move,…

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Smoothie Recipes to Start Your Day and Your Workout

Published on September 21, 2012

Whether you’re powering up for a workout or grabbing a quick breakfast before work, if…

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The Hidden Health Benefits of Popcorn

Published on March 26, 2012

Step aside blueberries, according to researchers at the University of Scranton, Pensilvania there’s a new…

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