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The 10 Healthiest Ethnic Cuisines

Health.com | Annie Corapi | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

It's dinnertime, and you're craving something with a little flavor. Maybe you'll grab Indian takeout or whip up a taco salad. But, uh-oh, these days ...

Dubai Camel Milk Producers Hope To Export 'Camelicious' Brand

BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The camels know the drill by heart. Just after dawn, they file on their own -- always in groups of 12 -- into met...

How To Eat Healthy For Less

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

I understand the challenges of trying to eat well with limited resources, limited time, or both. But I promise you -- you don't have to be rich or retired to eat well and take care of yourself.

The Myth of Superfoods

Darya Pino, Ph.D | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Darya Pino, Ph.D

To their credit, the superfoods I've seen are usually legit health foods. But is there really some list of magical foods that will save you from certain death? Probably not.

Why Quick, Cheap Food Is Actually More Expensive

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

I ask you to consider: Have you ever made poor food choices because of cost? What is the REAL cost of this cheap food--the cost in dollars, on our health, on our environment?

Fat or Carbs: Which Is Worse?: A Response

John McDougall, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John McDougall, M.D.

Pointing the guilty finger away from fat and towards carbohydrates is self-serving for those diet experts who themselves refuse to give up their high-fat diet.

5 Healthy Eating Tips From Traditional Chinese Medicine (PHOTOS)

Mika Ono | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mika Ono

One way back to a healthier lifestyle can be found in the East Asian tradition, which has developed and honed the practice of food therapy over thousands of years.

Fat or Carbs: Which Is Worse?

Dr. Andrew Weil | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Andrew Weil

We'd be much healthier as a nation if we stopped worrying so much about fats, and instead made a concerted effort to avoid processed, quick-digesting carbohydrates -- especially added sugars.

How to Convince Family and Friends to Eat Healthy

Darya Pino, Ph.D | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Darya Pino, Ph.D

A recent study showed that food is more satisfying if it is described as "tasty" rather than "healthy." This means your family will be less hungry overall if you choose the right words when describing your meals.

I Am a Recovering Nutrition Neurotic

Mark C. Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

I confess -- I was 110% neurotic about nutrition. I drove my friends, my relatives, and especially myself crazy about the food we all eat. I was ...

What Does 'Organic' Actually Mean?

Robyn O'Brien | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robyn O'Brien

Because the U.S. lags behind other developed countries when it comes to food safety, understanding label claims can often be a challenge for even the savviest shopper!

What Would Modern Day Jesus Do?

Tara Stiles | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tara Stiles

It's time to take Jesus back for the people, and press on with a useful, loving, practical message that can heal us as individuals and the world.

Unplug and Recharge by Properly Feeding and Caring for Your Body

Laura Trice | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Laura Trice

Our bodies need fuel just like cars do. But many of us have the habit of putting things in our body that do not help us run well.

Mayo Clinic's Guide to Healthy Ethnic Cuisine

Donald Hensrud, M.D., M.P.H. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donald Hensrud, M.D., M.P.H.

These suggestions will help you savor the exotic, while keeping calories, fat, cholesterol and sodium under control.

Kombucha Tea: Fabulous Or Just A Fad?

divinecaroline.com | Allie Firestone | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A new product has crop up on my health-food radar and, frankly, I'm sort of confused. It's bubbly, it's sort of bitter, and it's being heralded as the...

The 10 Things You Need to Eat: Lentils (VIDEO)

Dave Lieberman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dave Lieberman

We could all use a little more fiber in our lives. On top of being great for regularity, fiber has also been shown to lower cholesterol, reduce heart disease and decrease the risk of diabetes.

Creating a High Trust Organization

John Mackey | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Mackey

As CEO of Whole Foods Market, I believe that great organizations have great purposes. The highest ideals humans aspire to should be the same ideals that our organizations have as their highest purposes.

Nutrition Tips: Real Food For Real People

Ashley Koff | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ashley Koff

In honor of National Nutrition Month, I thought I'd tackle the question I get the most: "What's a snack that I can grab and take with me or get when I'm out that will taste great and satisfy?"

Bon Appétit's 8 Favorite Health Foods and How to Use Them

Emily Fleischaker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Emily Fleischaker

Learn health information about some of our favorite ingredients then put them to use in eight delicious recipes. 1. BAY SCALLOPS are a nice way to g...

FDA Crack-down on Food Packaging Claims and Logos

Ashley Koff | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ashley Koff

After helping clients navigate the grocery store aisles and teaching them how to interpret a package, I was convinced that we needed something to truly help the consumer find healthy food.

Worried About Health Care? Milton Friedman Hot Chocolate!

Merrill Markoe | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Merrill Markoe

Hats off to Nestles. Somehow they managed to get sugar, corn syrup and hydrogenated oil reclassified as a woman's health food! I've been waiting for this moment my whole life!

Learning To Love Foods You Don't Like

Darya Pino, Ph.D | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Darya Pino, Ph.D

While it's true that taste is subjective, I've never heard a convincing argument that it's better to dislike a food than to like it. It is certainly more fun to like things, and it is often far more convenient.

Report: More Americans Gaining Weight, Eating Poorly During Recession

Wall Street Journal | JENNIFER WATERS | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

In an online survey this summer of 1,200 people about food affordability, conducted by food-industry research firm Technomic, 70% of respondents said ...

A Letter From A Fan

Laura Trice | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Laura Trice

I recently received a care package that contained your Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Bite-lettes. I had never had them before and they are such a welcome treat!

So You Want Health Care Reform? Boycotting Whole Foods Won't Help

Dave Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dave Murphy

A boycott of Whole Foods won't make a difference on health care, and it might actually hurt something progressives care about -- organic and natural farmers.