Tagged: nutrition tips

Healthy Eating Pattern Through the Years

As we age, our bodies change. Therefore, so do our nutritional requirements. Here is a general guide for how to eat right for your age.

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Healthy Aging: All About Biotin

Ensuring we consume adequate amounts of vitamins and minerals is important for our health, especially as we age. Biotin is no exception. Learn what it is, how to ensure you are consuming enough, and what it does for your body.

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The Risks of High Cholesterol

There are many risks associated with having high cholesterol. Understanding what causes, risk factors, and prevention methods will help you implement changes to your lifestyle in order to lower your cholesterol.

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Foods High in Fat, Protein, and Carbs

Most of us want to eat a healthy diet but not all of us know what that means. Which foods are good sources of protein? What is the difference between refined grains and whole grains? Why should we include fats in our daily eating pattern? Read on to find out!

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MyPlate and the History of Food Guides

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has presented several Food Guides over the last 70+ years to help consumers create the ideal diet. These guides are visual representations of the nutritional recommendations for that time period. The newest of the USDA Food Guides is called MyPlate. Before we get into what MyPlate is, let’s […]

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