Healthy Eating

3 Snacks Actually Good for Weight-Loss *

Posted: Mar 04 in Food Gauge, Healthy Eating, Lifestyle by

Snacking is often thought of as a source of unnecessary calories between meals. If you’re snacking on junk food like chips or sugary desserts, you’re going to have trouble losing weight, but if you snack on healthy foods you can reduce the total number of calories you eat during the day. [Read more]

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How to Eat More Superfoods in 2019 *

Posted: Feb 13 in Healthy Eating by

Are you working to improve your eating habits this year? One way to accomplish this is to make sure you include some of the so-called “superfoods” in your diet. This article will explain what superfoods are, give you some examples of good ones to look for (some of which are probably already in your refrigerator and pantry), and suggest ideas for how to make them part of your daily routine. [Read more]

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8 Probable Reasons You Gained Weight This Week *

Posted: Feb 11 in Healthy Eating, Lifestyle by

Your weight can fluctuate for natural reasons. Sometimes, however, there are specific areas in which you changed your habits. If you appear to have gained weight over the past week, these could be some of the reasons. [Read more]

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The Reality of Supersized Portions *

Posted: Nov 29 in Healthy Eating, Lifestyle by

One of the biggest benefits of working with a medical weight loss program is that so many of the smaller details are determined for you. This is the case especially when it comes to managing your healthy diet. When you first sign up for your weight loss program you will sit down with a nutritionist or weight loss doctor and review the types of foods that you typically eat, and the types of foods that you know you should be eating. Working with a weight loss expert in this way can clear up a lot of the misconceptions about what you should be eating every day to help you reach your weight loss goal.  [Read more]

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Tacos for Weight Loss? *

Posted: Oct 15 in Healthy Eating by

If you have struggled with obesity for any length of time, then it probably seems like you’ve heard it all before: all the weight loss tips, all of the strategies, all of the health concerns. Well, there is one diet strategy making headlines recently that you may have not heard before—the Mexican Food diet. Yep, you read that right! So-called dietary experts are making major headlines by saying that for the healthiest diet, the best thing you can do is to forego your traditional meals and to opt into the spirit of the fiesta! [Read more]

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To Lose Weight, Stay Nutritionally Balanced *

Posted: Oct 05 in Healthy Eating by

While weight loss is great for aesthetic reasons, and fitting into an old pair of jeans is one of the most rewarding feelings after weeks of hard work and self-control, the most important reason to lose weight is to support your health. Which is why losing weight in the healthiest way possible is important. There are a lot of diet trends out there that encourage weight loss by having you eliminate certain foods from your diet, leading you to swap out what would be a healthy diet with some sort of weight loss magic formula. [Read more]

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Why is Soda Bad For You? *

Posted: Sep 09 in Healthy Eating, News by

Soda is not good for you. This probably doesn’t come as much of a news flash, as soda is one of the first foods talked about whenever the topic of eating healthier is raised. There are actually a lot of reasons as to why soda is so demonized in the health-food industry. Soda is high in sugar content, it is comprised of a trove of chemicals that are not natural at all, and it is typically high in caffeine as well. [Read more]

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Sweet, Refreshing, and the Perfect Treat *

Posted: Sep 09 in Healthy Eating by

Does it ever feel like your sweet tooth becomes more difficult to manage when it is hot outside? For so many, the hotter it gets, the more intense the cravings become. You can blame this on the many summertime sweets that so many of us enjoyed as kids. From popsicles to lemon-ice, the hot weather almost feels easier to manage when you have something cold and sweet to munch on. [Read more]

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US Not Alone in the Obesity Epidemic *

Posted: Aug 28 in Healthy Eating, Obesity Medicine by

One in every three adults in the United States are obese or overweight. For the past decade, talk of an obesity epidemic has dominated the majority of the conversation about health in the United States. As more and more people turn to medical weight loss programs for support, many point their finger at the unhealthy nature of the typical American diet as the primary reason as to why such a large portion of our population are struggling with obesity and weight loss. [Read more]

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Spicy Foods for Weight Loss? *

Posted: Aug 21 in Healthy Eating by

If you’ve spent an afternoon looking online for weight loss advice, then chances are you’ve come across some downright strange ideas that people have about what can help you finally reach your weight loss goal. Some ideas are downright unhealthy, but others seem to hold just enough merit to make you think they might work. Before you fall for another weight loss trick, remember: the most effective means of losing weight is through a medical weight loss program. [Read more]

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