HealthEast Unveils 'Ways To Wellness' Chef-Consultation ProgramA lot of people entertain during the holidays, but some of our favorite meals can come with a high calorie count. So how do you cut back on calories without giving up flavor? Chef Jeremy Reinicke from HealthEast stopped by WCCO's studios Wednesday with some ideas you can try.
Get Movin' Monday: SuperfoodsWe've all seen the claims – eat this for better health or add this for better nutrition. Even junk foods are now disguised as being good for you. So, this Monday we're getting movin’ by giving our grocery list a face lift with some help from Kowalski's dietitian, Sue Moores.
7 Tips For Eating Well On A BudgetThe benefits of healthy eating are well known, but buying veggies, fruits and lean protein can be expensive. The cost of nutritious foods cranks up your grocery bill, while fast foods and processed foods are cheap in comparison. So do you sacrifice health to save money?
Tips To Avoid Excess Sugar In Your DietThere's increasing evidence that Americans have too much sugar in our diets and it's making us sick. Sugar is linked to all kinds of health problems and researchers are finding that too much sugar in our diets does more than just contribute to weight gain. It causes inflammation, leads to aches and pains in your joints and muscles, and even contributes to heart disease.
Which ‘Bad’ Super Bowl Foods Are Best For You?Not only is the Super Bowl one of the most watched TV events of the year, but it's also one that gives us a good excuse to splurge on some of our favorite foods. Americans consume more calories on Super Bowl Sunday than any other day of the year, except for Thanksgiving. The most popular items are wings, nachos, pizza, and beer. But Sara Bloms, a registered dietitian, says the calories can creep up quick.
Healthy Kid-Friendly Snack Recipes Under 250 CaloriesHere are some healthy snack ideas for kids from Janice Cox, RD, LD, Lunds and Byerly’s Corporate Dietitian.
Proper Body Fuel To Get You Through The DayIf your energy drops off during the day, we have three tips from an expert to keep those energy levels up all day long.