Fiber

We all know we need fiber, it’s in all the “healthy” foods after all, right? But WHY is it so important that we get enough? First of all, having a good amount of fiber in your diet is crucial to aiding your digestive health and all that relates to that – think no bloating or…

Caffeine

Friend or foe? Tea or coffee? Most people have a favorite; few take neither, but which is better for you? Coffee is by far the most popular in the US as a whole, but I have to say, my experience in the South led me to believe that iced tea is a firm favorite there,…

Heart Healthy Diets

Let’s start out the New Year with a fresh look at our diets and how we can change them to look after our most vital organ, our heart. Visit http://www.cardiosmart.org/nutrition for more ideas, but, straight from the cardiologist’s desk, these are the key things you should be doing (and we’ll look at each in more…