12 Low Fat Snacks

12 Snacks You Can Eat All Day Kindly shared with us by Brooke Mclay With the Winter Blues quickly turning into Bikini Season Blahs, it’s easy to want to bump up your bodyliciousness. That can be hard to do after an entire season of comfort food eating, snacking whenever you want, and hiding that unwanted…

Dramatic Omega-3 Discovery

Dramatic Omega-3 Discovery A critical genetic variation rules our ability to make essential omega-3s from plant foods; this may explain why rates of disease vary by ethnicity and diet by Craig Weatherby A landmark study shows that people’ genetic profiles greatly influence the impact of the omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids they consume.   The…

Exploring the nutritious sea vegetable Arame

Arame is a specie of seaweed most commonly seen in Japan and Japanese cuisine. Arame is super high in Calcium, Iodine and Potassium, but also has vitamin A.  Arame is also a great source of minerals. Typically seen in the states in a dried state, Arame quickly rehydrates in about 5 minutes or less when…