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Fiber Foods Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Fiber Foods.

Top 10 Energy Boosting Powerhouses

Get ready to dump that coffee down the drain. You’re about to be introduced to a group of tasty, healthier energy sources that won’t give you the jitters, make you cranky, or cost $4.75 a cup. You're body's preferred energy source is carb...  Read more

Delicious Ways to Boost Fiber Intake

Fiber is one of the easiest nutrients to incorporate into your diet, and one of the most important. However, many Americans don’t get the much needed 25 to 35 grams recommended daily for a healthy diet. Insufficient fiber intake can increase yo...  Read more

Eating with Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Imagine experiencing severe abdominal pain, along with alternating bouts of both constipation and diarrhea. Even worse, your doctor can find no physical explanation or effective treatment for you, despite these very real symptoms. Unfortunately, this...  Read more

Understanding Hypoglycemia

Your body breaks down the food you eat into a type of sugar called glucose. After you eat a meal or snack, that glucose makes its way into the bloodstream, causing the level of sugar in your blood to increase. Your pancreas responds by releasing the...  Read more

Eating with Diabetes: Counting ''Net'' Carbs

Since low carbohydrate diets became popular, the phrase "net carbs" has become a fairly regular fixture on the labels of food products. But, if you are not familiar with the term you may be wondering what in the world it means! There a...  Read more

Fitbit not picking up grouped foods
Updated 4/23/2014 1:00:54 PM

My Fitbit will not pick up any foods I entered in Sparkpeople as a "grouped" item. It will only pick up foods entered individually. Anyone else having this problem? Is there a way to fix it?...  Read more

What foods are triggers for IBS-D?
Updated 4/22/2014 5:36:29 PM

I have IBS-D. If you have it, what foods seem to trigger your symptoms?...  Read more

Food and Fitness Tracker
Updated 4/23/2014 12:31:00 PM

When I combine my Food Tracker and my Fitness Tracker the number of calories my page says I can eat goes up way too high, over 1000 extra calories. I am active but if I eat that many more calories per day I'd gain quite a bit of weight. What can I...  Read more

try a new food today
Updated 4/21/2014 10:49:47 PM

variety is great to keep me interested in eating healthy...  Read more

Blogs/websites about whole and real foods?
Updated 4/21/2014 2:55:28 PM

Hi everyone. What are some of your favourite blogs and websites about eating whole and real foods. I am looking for some info rich sites on the topic...maybe with some meal ideas. Really though I am looking for articles on going totally whole/real fo...  Read more

High Sugar Foods/Kidney Stones

High Sugar foods have been associated with an increased risk for kidney stones. Fiber Foods have been used to flush the body. By eating various water soluble fiber foods, you can naturally flush many of your organs & sometimes the kidneys, Regardle...  Read more

CONSTIPATION

Constipation is a gastrointestinal issue for most diabetics. Causes: not enough water, low fiber foods, high meat intake, lack of exercise, stress, nerve damage, thyroid issues, improper food and improper fluid intake& even medication. Drink lots of...  Read more

CHOCOLATE LOVERS UNITE!!

Are you PASSIONATE about chocolate? Do you see it as a food group?! Join other Chocoholics for discussions, recipe-swapping, & help in keeping this important food group alive!...  Read more

Healthy Headlines from Around the Web

11 All-Natural, Instant Energy Boosters from Fit SugarHigh Fiber Foods: 7 Surprising Sources from Huffington Post4 Ways Alcohol Hurts Your Fitness Goals from Fit Bottomed GirlsHow to Change Fat Bias from Diet BlogCool Off With 4 DIY Desserts For Hot...  Read more

15 Fiber-Packed Foods

You've heard that fiber is important for just about everything, from keeping your heart healthy to promoting good digestion and even helping you lose weight. But are you getting the recommended 25 grams a day? "Most Americans are only gettin...  Read more

High Fiber Foods List

HIGH FIBER FOODS LIST with TOTAL FIBER GRAMS (g)  Fresh & Dried Fruit  Serving Size Fiber (g)  Apples with skin  1 medium 5.0  Apricot  3 medium 1.0  Apricots, dried  4 pieces 2.9  Banana  1 medium 3.9  Blueberries  1...  Read more

More Fiber foods and less simple carbs

In the past week I have completely cut out all junk food. In place of the junk, i started eating veggies and fruit. Definitely the recommended intake of fruits and veggies, probably a bit more. My coworkers have been looking at me saying "Wh...  Read more