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Six Smart Carbohydrate Swaps

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Contrary to popular belief, carbohydrates are not evil. While some individuals experience varying levels of sensitivities to carbohydrates, most people would benefit from better portion control and better carb choices. What constitutes a better carbohydrate choice? Complex carbohydrates that are slow to digest are a great source of healthy energy, especially …

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Fat, beautiful fat

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There is a lot of talk about being on a low fat diet, even many diet experts arguing that a low fat diet is best. But there is another string of voices that are starting to gain momentum – those that are softly whispering that fat is glorious and wonderful. …

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High starch foods to be wary of

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Carbs can be groups into three separate entities, namely that of fiber, sugar and starch. Starch is the most eaten, partly since its cheap and a good source of energy. But starch are complex carbs, which are seen as healthier as if consist of many sugar molecules that are connected …

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Salt – is good or bad?

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The question is whether reducing sodium will make you healthier. You hear this everywhere – reduce the amount of salt you use, as it is not healthy. Well, it is not a new debate whether salt is healthy or not, all what is happening is that the debate has increased. …

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