Is it possible to achieve perfect dietary balance? Proponents of the macrobiotic diet say they have found the healthy Holy Grail, but for many the long list of restrictions are a turnoff.
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Approaching Food from a Seasonal Perspective Opens New Worlds of Health and Taste
While we know antioxidants are good for us, what do they do exactly? Simply put, antioxidants prevent oxidation, a natural chemical reaction with oxygen…
A gluten-free cake was served at Chelsea Clinton’s wedding. Actresses Mary Louise Parker, Deborah Ann Woll, Anne Hathaway and Gwyneth Paltrow have all stopped eating gluten…
Bounty in a Box Community Supported Agriculture Lets You Share in Fresh Farm Offerings—Here's How to Make the Most of It
Use and store the greens, veggies and fruits in your CSA deliveries by planning meals, using creative cooking ideas and storing/freezing what’s left…
Nowadays, there are a range of healthier pastas that come from brown rice, beans, quinoa and other wheat alternatives….
Postum may be gone, but there are a slew of other tasty grain-based drinks on the market for a caffeine-free cuppa.
We assess the pros and cons of the myriad sugar alternatives out there. Is agave syrup, stevia, luo han guo and others good for us and the environment?
Pucker up for this season’s smartest snack-food pick.
There are many exotic variations to traditional table salt—but are there any health benefits?