According to a recent study published in Pediatrics, a child is more likely to be overweight at a young age if his mother was overweight before she became pregnant.
Ohio State University researchers studied data from more than 3,000 children and... Read more
The humble soybean has come a long way. Today, soy is everywhere and in every possible form—beans, nuts, milk, yogurt, cheese, flour, tofu, tempeh, and “meat” analogs, to name a few. You can eat soy alone, cooked, or combined with o... Read more
Eat chicken soup. Bump up your vitamin C intake. Don’t step outside with wet hair. Each year as cold and flu season approaches, you probably hear these common tricks for avoiding illness. However, not all of the prevailing wisdom about viral in... Read more
Getting your recommended daily allowance of fruits (1/2 to 2 cups) and vegetables (2-1/2 to 3 cups) is no small feat—especially when you don't have a lot of extra time to prep and cook all that produce. That's one reason why smoothies h... Read more
Skim and almond and soy, oh my! The days of the milkman dropping off either whole or skim milk are long gone. These days, there's a dairy (or non-dairy) variety to meet every taste, dietary requirement and lifestyle—and they don't alway... Read more
You can remove a manually entered food on the full version of our website. Go to your my Nutrition page, click on Favorites, then Favorite Options, Edit Manually Entered Foods, then click Remove for the item you want to delete.
I hope this helps!... Read more
I am shocked I have lost that much. I have never succeeded on a diet before, ever.. I am very happy. I wish I could say that all of my ache's and pains are gone, but no. Still, I am very proud of myself!... Read more
I have been eating and really eating foods that I am not to be eating etc as ice cream cookies chips and as a result my stomach feels bloated I am telling on myself this has to stop I don't want to eat Like this I've been good at not overly indulging... Read more
Went to a small get together and I snacked on food a little bit more than planned. Just finished a good workout though so I'm not gonna let it slow my progress down! How is y'all's day going?... Read more
For Example...when my son was taking formula I bought some of those little round formula containers that are sectioned off for single servings of formula. Now he no longer takes formula so I have made it my supplement container for powdered suppleme... Read more
I apologize in advance if this blog sounds like a vent, because it's a touchy subject for me. I have two children. When my daughter was born, she was small and stayed in the lower percentile for weight and height during her first year. As a new mo... Read more
For nearly two years we have heard about the dangers and potential health risks of plastic bottles due to a chemical known as bisphenol A or BPA. In response to concerns regarding water bottles, baby bottles and plastic storage containers, plastic gu... Read more
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