Tag Archives: diet

Nov
22
2013
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We all know that eating more fruits and vegetables is good for us. They have the highest nutrient density of all the food groups, which means they offer the highest … More…

Aug
23
2013
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Calcium is one of those underappreciated workhorses of the body.  It stabilizes blood pressure, promotes blood clotting, maintains brain function, promotes insulin sensitivity, and even helps your muscles contract. Oh … More…

Jul
3
2013

Healthy Choices for a BBQ

by Jason Machowsky
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Barbecues are one of the best parts of summer, but all those hamburgers, hot dogs, side dishes loaded with mayo, and salty snacks can add up to a lot of … More…

Jun
18
2013

Lupus Treatment, Diet and Solar Impact: Questions Answered

by Dr. Jane Salmon and Monica Richey
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On May 14, Hospital for Special Surgery and the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Participants asked more than 160 questions, but our room … More…

May
7
2013
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While people may turn to diet to alleviate symptoms of their rheumatoid arthritis (RA), there is actually very little scientific evidence to prove that certain foods can help manage symptoms … More…