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9 Tips for a Guilt-Free Fourth of July BBQ

Dr. Lisa Young | Posted 07.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Lisa Young

The Fourth of July marks the season for summer barbecues. For many of us, that means burgers, hot dogs, and more diet disaster. But it doesn't have to be. Here are nine simple and painless strategies to try at your upcoming July Fourth barbecue.

Low-Sodium, Wheat-Free Bun Alternatives

Jessica Goldman Foung | Posted 07.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Jessica Goldman Foung

before you skip the grill, try these bun substitutes at your next gathering. And give guests low-sodium (as well as gluten-free, Paleo, and vegan) options to choose from.

10 Nutritionist-Approved Ways To Eat Healthier At A Barbecue

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 06.09.2015 | Healthy Living

Mayo-laden side salads, mystery meat hot dogs and greasy potato chips are all staples at summer cookouts, which can make healthfully navigating a ...

5 Healthy BBQ Tips For Your Best Holiday Grilling Yet

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 05.23.2015 | Healthy Living

Time to dust off that backyard grill -- it's officially barbecue season! With that sweet summer weather in tow, there's nothing better than gatheri...

7 Steps To A Healthier Summer BBQ

Next Avenue | Maureen Callahan | Posted 07.03.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Maureen Callahan It may be the favorite way to cook on hot summer days, but experts say the high heat of grilling ca...

How To Build A Better Burger

Dr. Lisa Young | Posted 08.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Lisa Young

Summer is the season for barbecues. That often means burgers and hot dogs. As a nutritionist, I suggest limiting our intake of red meat and processed foods. However, if you want to indulge in an occasional burger, here are five ways to build a better one.

How To BBQ For Guests With Special Diets

Jessica Goldman Foung | Posted 08.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Jessica Goldman Foung

Accommodate a range of needs by making your next outdoor dinner totally DIY. A fun and tasty idea for anyone (food restrictions or not) that really puts the "special" in special diet. And makes old classics new again.

5 Tips for Eating Healthfully At Your Memorial Day Cookout

Posted 05.24.2013 | Healthy Living

By Keri Glassman for U.S. News Health Burgers, potato salad, sprinklers. For many Americans, Memorial Day is the beginning of warm and sunny times ...

5 Easy Tips For A Healthier Barbecue

Posted 08.04.2012 | Healthy Living

With our spatulas already in hand, we have to face facts: a good old fashioned summer cookout is not a healthy affair. First of all, the traditional f...

WATCH: How You Can Make Your Barbecue Recipes Healthier

Posted 05.25.2012 | Fifty

Summer is almost here, which means you may find yourself attending barbecues with all kinds of tempting treats. Harley Pasternak, co-host of The Revol...

Is There Such A Thing As A Healthy Hot Dog?

EatingWell | Posted 10.05.2011 | Healthy Living

With a well-chosen hot dog, whole-wheat bun and fresh toppings, you can make the best of the wurst. Here's what to look for -- and what to lose.