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Antioxidants In Fruit Resources

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The Quest for Functional Foods

All kinds of foods provide nutrients that your body needs. But some foods, known as "functional foods," do more for you body than just provide nutrients. They may also play a role in the prevention and treatment of certain chronic diseases....  Read more

The Unbounded Power of Whole Grains

Using a new method, researchers have discovered that whole grains like corn, whole wheat, oats and brown rice can have as much–or more–antioxidant, anti-cancer activity as vegetables and fruits. Previously, the antioxidant potential o...  Read more

The Benefits of Berries

Isn’t it wonderful when something that tastes so yummy is also good for you? That’s what you get when you enjoy the delicious, sweet flavor of berries. The pigments that give berries their deep red, blue, black and purple hues are powerfu...  Read more

The Top 20 Antioxidant-Packed Foods

If you’ve ever made a fruit salad, you probably know that squeezing lemon juice onto the apples, pears, and bananas will keep the fruit from turning brown.  This brown color happens because of a process called oxidation—a reaction be...  Read more

The Antioxidant Guide

Are you sitting down? Here’s some alarming news: Researchers are discovering that functions as basic as eating and breathing produce dangerous substances in our bodies called free radicals. We’ll skip the organic chemistry lesson and simp...  Read more

Silly question, what counts as a serving of fruit
Updated 5/20/2015 10:21:46 AM

Silly question, what counts as a serving of fruit or vegetable? For example I had a cup of blackberries for a snack. Is one cup a serving or could it be two?...  Read more

Feeling full, still need to eat the fruit I tracke
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Feeling full, still need to eat the fruit I tracked already, and I am still under on calories for the day. I guess that's what happens when I skip lunch!...  Read more

The sugar in fruit and fruit juice
Updated 5/19/2015 6:16:12 AM

I had some juice that is 100% apple juice with nothing added but then found it has 37.1g of sugar in it and 173 cals - scary! I thought I was making a healthy choice when I got this but now it doesn't seem good ? Then I looked at sugar in an app...  Read more

What is your favorite vegetable or fruit?
Updated 5/20/2015 9:30:27 PM

I am making a trip to Sprouts later this morning and felt like branching out on some new veggies and fruits. So tell me what your favorite is and I will buy it and eat it!...  Read more

Yes, many fruits do have a lot of carbs, and people who are doing "low carb" diets do tend to stay a
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Yes, many fruits do have a lot of carbs, and people who are doing "low carb" diets do tend to stay away from fruits. However, some people see carbs in fruits as "good carbs" because they are simple carbs and can be absorbed better in the body...  Read more

60 To 80 Carbs Per Day

90% of what I used to eat is now off my menu and no fast foods. I try to eat between 60-80 carbs per day. My deserts are berries, especially blurberries which are high in antioxidants, edy's fruit bars, Chocolate Artic Zero or two peices of over 70...  Read more

Hot Cocoa As A Snack for appetite control? Try it!

Nestle's Carb Select Hot Cocoa Mix has only 25 Calories, 5 Carbs, and 4 sugars. If you dying for chocolate or candy this is a better choice. Cocoa also helps get rid of a headache....  Read more

Walk Away The Pounds

This is an AMAZING team of men and women. We are like a fruit basket with many differences and likes. Come join us!...  Read more

Food Showdown: Which Berry is Higher in Antioxidants?

By now, you've probably heard about antioxidants, the wonder molecules that may help prevent cancer and other chronic diseases. In recent years, many exotic, antioxidant-rich foods like goji berries, mangosteen, and acai have cropped up in the me...  Read more

Does it Really? The Truth about Açaí

We've all seen the ads. Rachael Ray lost weight with açaí berries! Lose 20 pounds in 2 days with açaí! Açaí flush is the secret to weight loss. Is it true? Does açaí, a berry native to Central a...  Read more