- Aspartame (NutraSweet, Equal, Spoonful) To drink or not to drink?
- Staying healthy may need a paradigm shift
- Well Balanced Diet. Cracking the Insulin Riddle
- Best Foods and Worst Foods
- Detoxification (Detox) or Whole Body Cleansing
- Following these tips should help you reach your optimal weight, improve your muscle tone and develop improved cardiovascular health.
- All about Muscle.
- There is more to good health and responsible weight management than just eliminating carbohydrates.
- In Defense of Reduced Carbohydrate Eating
- Con in the "carbo-loading argument"
- Carbohydrates - Friend or Foe?
- What should children eat?
- Obesity and priorities.
- Cholesterol free - So what?
- Cholesterol Facts and Solutions
Daily Water Requirements
- Daily Water Requirements for Health and Performance
- The Diabetes Epidemic
- Fad Diets or Popular Eating Plans?
Eating for Sports
- Eating for Sports. When it comes to nutritional advice for sport and exercise there is always some new magic bullet product or plan ...
- To become an exceptional achiever you must try, do and practice exceptional things. Average, standard, typical, and “normal” practices produce average, standard, typical, and “normal” results.
- North Americans eat less fat than ever recorded in history and yet we have an obesity epidemic.
- Halloween food hazards.
- The term “fast food” has become synonymous with “franchises” and “unhealthy eating”.
Healthy Immune System
- Challenges to healthy immunity
- The anatomy of a healthy smoothie.
- appropriate snacks for a 5 mile hike, a 5 hour hike, or for my kids or for a weekend backpack trip.
- Hydration - Too Much of a Good Thing
- Benefits of becoming “active” in post-exercise nutritional choices to optimize recovery.
Nutrition & Exercise
- Childhood obesity, physical activity and nutrition.
- The supplement program we use at LeanSeekers was featured in a new study commissioned to investigate the effectiveness of nutritional supplementation.
Postpartum Weight Loss
- One of the most prolific “postpartum” conversational topics, besides the new baby, is weight loss.
Prevention for the Big Three
- Type II diabetes, Hypertension and Obesity
- The first two reviews studied the effects of protein on bone mass density. The third study is a report on a “meta” analysis of the effect of protein on metabolic rate and appetite control. The fourth study reports on the relationship between protein intake and growth rate among children.
Protein is the Answer
- Even primitive man understood the importance of protein foods by following their protein sources.
- Protein matters.
- Protein is one of the primary nutrients involved in growth, development and repair of virtually all tissues in the body.
Resveratrol Facts Explained
- Resveratrol is frequently referred to as “The active ingredient in Red Wine” but that is a serious over-simplification.
- Optimum health should be the first line of thought for any runner.
- Results from more than 50 studies have provided scientific evidence of the cholesterol-lowering benefits of soy protein in the diet.
Soy Protein Benefits
- Some of the most common concerns about soy explained. The “essential seven” quality controls to insure you get the true benefits of soy.
- Eating at Festivals and Fairs
Sports Drinks Review
- The following review is designed to clarify and explain the role, the rationale and the research behind sport drinks.
Sports Drink Science
- Why I like sport drinks over gels and concentrates.
Sports Nutrition Coaching
- You require a plan and some understanding of what the body needs in the way of nutrients to optimize health and performance.
- We do know that our nutritional needs change when we are experiencing stress and we can help the body "cope" with stress by providing enough of the nutrients which are in greater demand or are more difficult to acquire when we perceive stress.
- The consumption of “added caloric sweeteners” (usually referred to as sugar) over the last thirty years has risen to an estimated seventy-one kilograms per person per year.
- H1N1. Understanding the Immune System
- October – The Triple Threat Month
- Vegetarian teenagers.
- So, Why Am I Not Losing Weight?
Weight Loss & Exercise
- Blaming the lack of exercise.
Weight Loss & Obesity
- So you want to lose weight but seem to struggle with every program you have tried.
- Nutrition Adjustment for Winter