Healthy Eating

How to Become a Vegan: 12 Tips from the Experts

Vegan's not just a buzzword: According to a 2012 survey, seven percent of Americans polled consider… >>

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11 Convincing Reasons that Going Vegan Isn’t Crazy

It can save you money while you still eat >>

Grow Your Own Drugs: 5 Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies
Grow Your Own Drugs: 5 Easy Recipes for Natural Remedies

In his new book, Grow Your Own Drugs, ethnobotanist James Wong helps you tap into the ancient… >>

Headache Relief Without Drugs: 6 Natural Remedies

Easier than you think: Next time your skull's pounding, turn to these natural DIY headache remedies… >>

10 Modern Weight-Loss Lessons From William Howard Taft’s Obesity Struggle

Newly discovered letters between America's heaviest president and his physician reveal some… >>

9 Food Innovations That Make Healthy Eating Easy

These creative products can help you boost your nutrition—whether you're aiming to get more… >>

The Worst Day to Buy Salad for Lunch Is …
The Worst Day to Buy Salad for Lunch Is …

Monday—if you’re concerned about long lines at the salad shop, that is. Salad chains tend to… >>

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The Juicy Truth About Concord Grapes

I can't stop snacking on concord grapes. I received a basket as a parting gift from a recent dinner… >>

6 Foods That Improve Your Eyesight

From eggs to oranges, these surprising foods may protect your vision and safeguard your eyes from… >>

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Survey: What’s Twice as Bad for You as a Big Mac?

There was a time when the Big Mac was—symbolically, at least—the champion of caloric… >>

Skinny Spice: New Study Finds Cinnamon Aids Weight Loss
Skinny Spice: New Study Finds Cinnamon Aids Weight Loss

About six days a week, my breakfast consists of Grape Nuts, fruit, and Greek yogurt sprinkled with… >>

Shopper's Guide: Organic vs. Non-Organic
Shopper’s Guide: Organic vs. Non-Organic

Every time I go to the supermarket I try to weigh the pros and cons of buying organic over… >>

Quiz: Do You Fall for Portion Distortion?
Quiz: Do You Fall for Portion Distortion?

In a world of 44-ounce Big Gulps and restaurant entrees that can be triple a healthy serving size… >>

New: The Fat Fighting Food You Haven't Heard Of
New: The Fat Fighting Food You Haven’t Heard Of

Salmon for its omega-3s. Avocados for their healthy fats. Nuts for their protein. And the… >>

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New Study: Two Apples a Day Keep that Doc Away

Rich in vitamins, minerals and fiber, apples have long been considered beneficial to a daily diet… >>

New Cravings Buster: Good-for You, On-the-Go Snacks
New Cravings Buster: Good-for You, On-the-Go Snacks

Last week, I read this Forbes.com article about a company on a mission to make vending machines… >>

Mark Bittman’s New Book Makes Vegan Easy
Mark Bittman’s New Book Makes Vegan Easy

A few months ago, I wrote 11 Convincing Reasons Eating Vegan Isn't Crazy. I knew all the white… >>

Is Your Mind Bigger Than Your Pain?
Is Your Mind Bigger Than Your Pain?

I have no intention of running a 130+ mile ultramarathon.  And I have no desire to eat vegan. … >>

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I Can’t Believe They’re Not Wings! 6 Delicious Vegetarian Super Bowl Snacks

With all the recipes for chicken wings flying around in anticipation of Super Bowl Sunday, our… >>