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Exactly What to Eat the Day Before Your Wedding

BRIDES | Posted 08.05.2015 | Weddings

by Elizabeth Mitchell, BRIDES Romulo Yanes/Courtesy of CNP Montrose Eating super healthy for one day won't make you drop major pounds, but it can h...

The Day My Food World Turned Upside Down

Suzy Amis Cameron | Posted 07.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Suzy Amis Cameron

All of us feel more empowered knowing that our food choices are making a difference in the world. Every single meal is an opportunity to eat for a healthier planet. And what is really cool is the discovery that what is good for the planet is good for you and good for animals. So it doesn't matter why you decide to go plant-based, it's a win-win-win all the way around.

Do You Believe Everything Is Healthful in a Health Food Market?

Linda Larrowe Bergersen | Posted 05.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Linda Larrowe Bergersen

I was shopping in a major health food store this week, and it occurred to me just how much of the food provided in that store was really NOT healthful...

The 9 Most Popular Sushi Rolls, Ranked By Calories

Thrillist | Posted 05.18.2015 | Taste

Get your soy sauce ready.

The Best Health Foods, Ranked In (Totally Subjective) Order

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 12.31.2014 | Taste

We hope some of these foods don't survive 2015.

People Against GMOs Don't Know What GMO Means

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.09.2014 | Comedy

What is a GMO? Is it good for you? Is it bad for you? Is it just OMG backwards? To get the scoop, Jimmy Kimmel sent a camera crew to a local far...

The 5 Most Confusing Health Food Labels

Posted 08.02.2014 | Healthy Living

By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD I frequently meet my clients at their local supermarkets so we can walk the aisles together. Most find it incredibly eye...

Google: The Other Superfoods Have Got Nothing On Quinoa

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 07.25.2014 | Taste

Sorry, Goji berries.

Look Out, Quinoa, Here Comes Teff

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 06.25.2014 | Taste

There's a new superfood on the market.

Does It Have to Be Hard to Be Healthy?

Christina Pirello | Posted 08.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Christina Pirello

I was reading an article in Elle magazine the other day, and I came across an article that pitted two experts on obesity against each other in their o...

Something Like Meat But Not Meat

Mark Morford | Posted 08.11.2014 | Home
Mark Morford

Did you know six states have now made it a crime to film or take photos of activities in any industrial slaughterhouse or megafarm factory floor?

Eat for Abs

Brandon Drenon | Posted 07.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Brandon Drenon

Overnight oat recipes have become very popular trends in the health community. They require minimal preparation and are a readily available option for those with busy morning schedules. To prepare it is easy.

The Evolution Of Yogurt In 11 Sad Snapshots

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 05.28.2014 | Taste

For better or worse, yogurt has come a long way over the years.

This Entrepreneur Is Betting on Chia Seeds

Sandy Abrams | Posted 06.09.2014 | Small Business
Sandy Abrams

'Our 100-calorie bars feature chia seeds as the number one ingredient. Chia seeds are one of the most nutrient-dense foods on earth and they have an epic, Indiana Jones-esque adventure story behind them.'

The Case for Produce

Melody Moezzi | Posted 06.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Melody Moezzi

I never had to say nectarine, so I knew it -- and quince and honeydew and eggplant and persimmon and cucumber and more -- only in Farsi. I just didn't have to use those words often enough in the presence of Americans to notice I hadn't learned them.

10 Healthiest Foods You Can Find at the Gas Station

Epicurious | Posted 05.24.2014 | Travel

Sure, the healthy stuff was displayed alongside the hot-pink Sno Balls, shiny pizza slices, hot dogs, taquitos on a roller, and sodium-laden burritos, but it was there.

How to Change the World: HONEST Tea Founder and the Keys to Sustainable Business

Steve Mariotti | Posted 05.20.2014 | Business
Steve Mariotti

Seth Goldman's HONEST Tea is one of the most successful companies around today. They championed a business model that incorporates both social good and corporate consciousness -- making them part of a revolution that is changing the way we think about and do business.

Plant Food With Raw Chef Matthew Kenney

Elsa Giannakoudaki | Posted 04.01.2014 | Taste
Elsa Giannakoudaki

Everyone thought the raw diet was a fad soon to pass, but it's alive and well. The concept is that cooking obliterates nutrients in food. Award-win...

The #1 Snack That Can Help You Live Longer

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Kristyn Pomranz | Posted 01.25.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Want to add years to your life? Go nuts! The New England Journal of Medicine recently published a study that showed p...

Matt Ferner

LARABAR Founder Talks About 'Professional Life That Gives Back' | Matt Ferner | Posted 12.18.2013 | Small Business

Lara Merriken founded successful natural food bar company LARABAR in 2000, and before that, went down a number of life paths where she could be active...

How To Eat Healthy For Under $6 A Day

BuiltLean | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

A number of recent studies have demonstrated the increasing cost of fresh, nutritious food. Conventional wisdom suggests that this cost can keep you from eating as healthfully as you might like. But is eating healthy really as expensive as everyone claims?

How to Get Clumps in Your Granola

Food52 | Posted 10.30.2013 | Taste

For those of you who live for the clusters, here's how you get the ultimate clumpy, clustery, chunk-full granola.

Why You Should Start Eating More Of These

Posted 07.16.2013 | Fifty

The health benefits of nuts are many -- studies have attributed it to increasing weight loss, reducing stress and improving sperm quality. A new study...

4 Health Foods That Ain't Fads

Jennifer Iserloh | Posted 09.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Iserloh

Just like every media darling, these foods are better when paired with equally-impressive partners. These pairs have real chemistry -- a sort of molecular magic happens and their healing antioxidants become more readily absorbed or become exponentially more potent.

Easy Does It: 7 Healthy Foods and Drinks That Can Become Unhealthy

JJ Virgin | Posted 08.28.2013 | Healthy Living
JJ Virgin

These seven foods and drinks are dose-dependent: Whereas a little bit can be healthy and even pleasurable, too much can create weight gain, inflammation, liver issues, and in one case, death.