Is Too Much Protein Bad for You?

Is Too Much Protein Bad for You?

There's a lot of confusion surrounding protein intake. We hear it's important, but we're also told getting too much can be a bad thing. So is too much protein bad
Here's Why the Mediterranean Diet Is BS

Here’s Why the Mediterranean Diet Is BS

How exactly is the US interpretation of "the Mediterranean diet" misinformed? In an epic-fail kind of way. For decades, beginning with its inspiration of the USDA’s first Dietary Guidelines, we’ve been
Complex Carbohydrates: Good Carbs vs Bad Carbs

Complex Carbohydrates: Good Carbs vs Bad Carbs

National Dietary Guidelines and many heath "experts" have long told us to load up on complex carbohydrates, particularly grains (especially “whole grains”) and cereal products. This has lead to a
The Healthiest Cooking Oil

What Is the Healthiest Cooking Oil?

What is the healthiest cooking oil? There's an overabundance of options out there, with equally as much misinformation--canola oil, grapeseed oil, avocado oil--the list goes on. With all the confusion
7 Tricks To Avoid Halloween Weight Gain

7 Tricks to Avoid Halloween Weight Gain

Intimidated about indulging a little too much at that upcoming Halloween party? Try these 7 tricks to avoid Halloween weight gain!  #1 Eat a spoonful of coconut butter (aka coconut manna), nut butter,
The Unexpected Superfood

The Unexpected Superfood

Superfood. The word is all the rage these days.  Superfoods hold the promise of enhanced energy and libido, anti-aging, disease-prevention, antioxidant power, increased cognitive function. The list goes on. We want superfoods.