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Isoflavones - the Active Ingredients in Soybean

Isoflavones - the Active Ingredients in Soybean

Soybean is becoming a popular food ingredient. More and more consumers are looking for products that contain soybean, and fortunately the grocery stores have many soy-based foods. Food manufacturers have read more

Carbs - A Popular Topic for Weight Watchers

Carbs - A Popular Topic for Weight Watchers

It seems like everyone these days is talking about carbs or, more correctly, carbohydrates. In any introductory nutrition course, you learn that our foods are made up of a mixture of five families of read more

Supplements and Their Role in Maintaining Cognitive Function in Old Age

Supplements and Their Role in Maintaining Cognitive Function in Old Age

It is the fear of every baby boomer. As we age the question arises: “Am I as sharp as I was when I was younger?” Young people appear to be able to think faster and remember more. The image of an aged read more

Celiac Disease A Disease of the Digestive System

Celiac Disease A Disease of the Digestive System

The digestive system is a complex organ that has the task of extracting all the nutrients we need for living and growing, from the foods that we eat. The digestive process is a combination of chemical, read more

Eat What You Want and Walk it Off

Eat What You Want and Walk it Off

Fad diets come and fade diets go. Eat this, don’t eat that. Some diets seem to work - for a short time anyway. But the true test comes a year later when the scales show that you have gained back all that weight that read more

Algae - A new Source of Nutrients

Algae - A new Source of Nutrients

Most of us have a varied diet - fruits, vegetables, meat, fish, cereal products. These are traditional foods and sources of nutrients that we all can identify with. Even when you look at most food pyramids read more

Why Healthy Eating is Vital in Addiction Recovery

Why Healthy Eating is Vital in Addiction Recovery

The sheer mental and physical toll of addiction means that the overcoming of this condition is the number one priority. Having focused on beating the early days, weeks, and months, will then be in a stronger position to make read more

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