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Fiber Foods Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Fiber Foods.

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

The 22 Healthiest Fast Foods

Your fridge is stocked with fresh produce, lean meats and low fat dairy products, there’s a whole grain baguette in the bread box, and your pantry has been purged of tempting junk foods. Eating healthy at home is a breeze. But when you&rsq...  Read more

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Hi - If you cannot find a food that already has the full nutrition info you want, you can use the "Add Food Not Listed" button to create a new food item in the database. You cannot edit a food unless you created it. Hope this helps! Spark_Merle...  Read more

What foods are not processed? Would there be a lis
Updated 11/21/2015 9:54:29 AM

What foods are not processed? Would there be a list anywhere?...  Read more

Good food day today! Really tasty food, massive am
Updated 11/20/2015 5:59:35 PM

Good food day today! Really tasty food, massive amounts of vegetables. B: Green smoothie, L: courgette with sardines and kale, D: wholewheat pasta puttanesca and a glass of Chablis. What did you have today?...  Read more

tracking food
Updated 11/22/2015 9:55:06 AM

So I am trying to lose weight in a little over a year. My goal is 150 and I want to be down to 200 or under by april for my birthday. Tracking comes into play because I have been writing down what I eat and when for a while. How do I start track...  Read more

Increasing fiber?
Updated 11/21/2015 8:53:09 AM

So I've been on a fiber kick since reading some articles for school about fiber and it's benefits. I want to know, has anyone increased their fiber intake and lost weight?...  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 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


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

Recipes and High Fiber Foods

I enjoy looking at recipes and have many cookbooks. I've had many cookbooks given to me by a favorite sister-in-law or friends at camp, others I have purchased at thrift stores or won in silent auctions, or even had them passed down to me,etc. I lik...  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