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8 Foods that Trigger Headaches

Tweet Some are obvious. I know that if I’m drinking red wine, I’m in for a headache with extreme tiredness. If I start downing a Slurpee, I get a huge brain freeze, can’t even see for a minute. There are foods that you are almost prepared to feel these symptoms, but what if you’re getting [...]

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6 Tips to Boost Your Mood & Metabolism

Tweet Have you ever noticed that your mood shifts after eating certain foods? I know we all feel it after a large cup of joe, am I right? It shouldn’t come as a surprise that foods you eat, and the eating habits you’ve formed effect both your mood and metabolism. But who really knows which [...]

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Easy Ways to Eat More Veggies

Tweet I’m a produce lover so in that respect my body and health is lucky that my mouth enjoys what they need for nourishment. However, I’ve been hearing more and more people expressing their dislike of vegetables! It actually amazes me how many of these people are adults, and I’m going to chalk the reason [...]

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Food Lover’s Guide to Clear Skin

Tweet Food lover? That’s me! Looking to clear up your skin? Me again! So excited I found this great article today from Self.com that brings together food and natural ways to get clear, glowing skin & banish breakouts. I’m 27 and I still struggle with complexion issues, what a pain & added stress. If you [...]

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5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Daily Fiber

Tweet Fiber is a very important part of your daily diet.  Eating fiber and fiber-rich foods has been linked to many health benefits. It helps keep you full and minimizes those frequent cravings/hunger occurrences. Not only does it help with weight loss and maintenance but fiber also helps control diabetes, reduces your risk for heart disease and also [...]

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6 Cancer Fighting Foods!

Tweet Cancer is a pretty scary subject. I had a close brush with cancer and I can vouch that it is an extremely scary thing. There is currently a TON of research on what causes, prevents and fights cancer, recently they’ve found the most promising ammunition to fight back — your diet.  Obviously since I’ve [...]

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Have You Tried It? Jamaican Food is Delicious!

Tweet Missed me? Well I’m back now and ready to go. I got in late last night and I’m so happy that my latest episode of Quick Meals w/ Lacy D uploaded properly. If you haven’t watched it yet, you must check it out! Every time I take a look at the video I start [...]

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Health Benefits of Corn + 8 Delicious Recipes!

Tweet It’s summer time and there is no better staple then corn on the cob at BBQs and outdoor parties. I’ve also recently expressed my love of popcorn, full of fiber and a delicious snack! I think most people don’t even realize that there are health benefits associated with corn. With the whole HFCS controversy [...]

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6 Superfoods for Flat Abs!

Tweet Wouldn’t we all love to have a flat stomach? Especially now that it’s bikini time. Luckily for us there are foods out there that actually help to flatten the belly. An article from Self.com by  Liz Plosser tells us how these superfoods’ trimming powers will help you uncover a toned, summer-ready tummy. Avocados. Superpower: fights [...]

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Spicy Red Peppers May Help You Eat Less!

Tweet And isn’t that always the problem? You may be eating healthy but then the snacking kicks in and you just can’t stop. According to another great article from Time Magazine today, even a reasonable amount of red pepperconsumption may suppress that snack craving. It’s long been known that spicy red peppers can help suppress [...]

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