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Depuff & Burn Fat- Milk... It Does a Waist Good

Need to depuff your belly pouch? Drink a glass of milk (or 3). Researchers at the Nutrition Institute at the University of Tennessee discovered that adding 3 servings of dairy to a reduced-calorie diet can significantly improve weight loss. How? It’s believed that the combo of calcium and dairy helps accelerates the metabolism, which in [...]



10 Foods to Throw Away TODAY

Spring Cleaning doesn’t just end with your closets and garage. Give your refrigerator an extreme makeover and get started on a healthy, more fit you for the summer with tips from Paulette Lambert R.D., the Nutrition Director at the California Health & Longevity Institute, at the Four Seasons Westlake Village. Paulette oversaw the Nutritional progression of the 8 participants in ABC’s new television series Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition, here are her top 10 foods to trash or swap RIGHT NOW!



5 Of The Worst Foods For Your Skin

Even if you have matched the perfect, most effective beauty products with your skin type, you’re counteracting the benefits of them if you’re consuming foods that are bad for your skin. You’ve been told specific items are bad for your skin like fatty and greasy foods, but cutting out just the obvious offenders won’t always do the trick. It’s important to know why these taboo foods are hurting your skin, so you can spot out other foods that may cause the same damage. Here are a few to be aware of:



Are You Addicted to Food?

When you finally have it, you sweat, your heart races, you get flushed in the face, you reach a moment of utter bliss. Sounds like a drug addiction, right? Well, I’m actually just talking about food addiction. I shouldn’t say just a food addiction though, since a large portion of the nation is suffering from obesity, diabetes, heart disease and other conditions induced by bad eating habits. But researchers have found that it is no coincidence that the sensations one feels when they eat certain fast foods or junk food are very similar to the sensations of smoking a cigarette or even doing heroine. Don’t shake your head at the next overweight person you see and say “they have no self-control” because given the right food, you may lose all control too.