Nutrition

Satiety is the Difference Between Dietary Success and Failure.

The Importance of Satiety: Feeling Satiated Controls Food Cravings

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All around the world, millions of people are on highly restrictive lose-weight-quick schemes to improve their health. The problem? Most of these diets fail, and the reason why is simple; they are not satiating. Generally speaking, any...
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29 High Protein Snacks That Keep You Feeling Full

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Popular diet plans like paleo, Atkins, and some low carb diets are typically higher in both protein and fat. One advantage of this is that protein is by far the most satiating out of all...
Salt is Utterly Essential: Here's Why Sodium Deficiency Destroys Health

Sodium Deficiency: How it Destroys Our Health (and the Salt Fix)

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Salt is an essential nutrient for our health, yet health authorities often urge us to reduce our intake over blood pressure concerns. But did you know that too little salt can be just as damaging...
Pictures of 11 Graphs Showing Potential Causes of the Obesity Epidemic

11 Striking Graphs: Could Dietary Advice Be Fueling Obesity and Disease?

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Obesity and chronic disease are a modern day plague. Everywhere we look people are telling us what we should and shouldn't eat to protect our health. However, it is important to realize that not all health...
Picture of a Woman Avoiding Cheese. 19 Non-Dairy, Calcium-Rich Foods Article.

19 Non-Dairy Sources of Calcium-Rich Foods

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Dairy foods such as whole milk and cheese are the most significant sources of calcium. However, some people cannot consume dairy due to either allergies, sensitivities, or personal choice. This article will provide a list of nineteen calcium-rich...
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Unhealthy Ingredients in Commercial Baby Food (and Better Options)

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Nutrition is so important and particularly so in the first years of life. Seeing the advertisements, it appears that a wide range of companies is making nutritious, health-promoting baby food. However, this isn't fully accurate. In fact, many...