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Everything but the Grill

Ready for Memorial Day? Our registered dietitian nutritionist-approved recipes, tips and kitchen tool reviews will have you set for the perfect healthy barbecue.
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9 Ways to Eat Healthfully at a Convenience Store

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Seasonal Succotash

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Summer Grilling Season Has Arrived

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Vegan Grilled Pineapple Spears

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10 Tips to Stay Hydrated This Summer

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Heroes + Inspiration

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Food + Recipes

Savor: Fennel

Fennel has a long history as a folk remedy, particularly the small, dried fennel fruits (also called fennel seeds) and the essential (volatile) oil extracted from the fennel plant.

Sunflower Seeds: These Kernels Pack a Big Nutritional Punch

As far back as 3,000 B.C., North American Indians have been grinding or pounding sunflower seeds into flour for cakes, mush or bread, mixing the meal with beans, squash and corn, and cracking the seeds for snacks. In today’s kitchen, cooks find sunflowers just as versatile.

Mushrooms: Taste of the Earth

Healthy, versatile mushrooms are an excellent addition to your plate. Mushrooms impart a fifth taste sense called umami, which is savory. Hearty meat-like mushrooms are an economical and nutritious way to enhance any meal.

Get Saucy Series: Green Herb Sauces

Sauces made from fresh herbs are vibrant additions to almost any meal.
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Food Trends

Exploring the Global "Cultured Meat" Effort

While it sounds like the stuff of science fiction, meat grown in a laboratory is gaining attention as a potential solution to animal cruelty, pollution and hunger, and scientists from the Netherlands to Brazil are researching ways to bring cultured meat to our kitchens.

What Do Those Animal Welfare Certifications Mean?

Four chief agencies grant certifications guaranteeing consumers that certain standards of animal welfare were met on the farm where their food was raised.

There's an Oven for Every Occasion

Oven technology has evolved to ensure baking success.

Fares of Faith: Celebrating Seder

Steeped in Jewish family togetherness and traditional, symbolic foods, Passover celebrates the Israelites' liberation from slavery in ancient Egypt.
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Nutrition News

Microbiome: The Garden Within

The microbial residents of our gut, skin, eyes and nasal passages collectively are referred to as the "microbiome" — and research of its role in human health is revealing surprising discoveries!

Is Fruit Juice Just Another Sugary Drink?

Some say sugar — including natural sugar found in 100-percent fruit juice — is behind the obesity epidemic, responsible for heart disease and causes cancer. Are concerns about sugar overshadowing fruit juice's positive contributions to a healthful diet? Or is 100-percent fruit juice just another sugary drink?
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Product Reviews

Putting the "Smooth" in "Smoothie"

In the past, I used a so-so blender that stalled out and left massive chunks of food in my smoothies. Would the Dynablend Horsepower Plus be different?

A Crockpot for the Developing World...and American Kitchens Too!

The Wonderbag is a great and easy way to include many vegetables into your diet. It was created specifically for use in developing countries, where resources for cooking (such as electricity, gas, and wood) are finite.
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Tweets from Nutrition Experts

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View The Current Issue

The latest news and resources from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics — the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. Read More.
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More » App Reviews

App Review: Healthmate (Version 2.5)

Healthmate is a steps tracker and life coach by Withings, the international app maker and smart devices manufacturer.

App Review: Two Grand Version (2.1.8)

Two Grand is designed to help track your food intake in less than 3 minutes per day. The app encourages weight loss hopefuls to follow community members who have already met their goal weight to learn how to eat and create a healthy routine.

App Review: Workout Trainer (Version 4.3)

The Workout Trainer app by Skimble offers thousands of multimedia workouts available on demand direct from your phone, tablet or computer
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More » Book Reviews

Book Review: Mind Your Body

Book Review: Mind Your Body

Taking an innovative approach to helping people live healthier, this book emphasizes mindfulness and positive thinking as key components of nutrition and fitness plans or goals.
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More » Movie Reviews

Cafeteria Man

Cafeteria Man

This 2011 documentary takes a behind-the-scenes look at the positive transformations of school food programs in Baltimore and Memphis.