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Nutrition: A Surprising Substitution

The Center for Nutrition Research at Illinois Institute of Technology released a new study concluding that meals that substitute fresh avocado for refined carbs resulted in a significant reduction in feelings of hunger and an increase in how satisfied study … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: To Snack or Not to Snack

For years I heard people recommend eating 6 small meals a day. I tried it and felt awful! I actually gained weight back then and that definitely was not the goal. For a long time I just figured it didn’t … Continue reading

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Carbs Are Good, Carbs Are Bad – Which Is It?

There’s been so much talk about low carb and no carb diets and that “carbs” are “bad” for you. Honestly, God created proteins, carbohydrates and fats for us because our bodies need all three of these macronutrients. The quality of … Continue reading

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