Tag Archives: fiber

Eating with IBS

In our new “Eating with…” series, we’ll be looking into different health conditions and how nutrition can help manage and mitigate the symptoms associated with each one. To start, digestive health specialist Kristin Houts explains what Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is, how it affects those who have it, and how nutrition plays a role in […]

How to Make Your Own Salad Dressing

Salad season is upon us! It’s time to ditch store-bought salad dressings and embrace one that’s homemade. This allows you to control the ingredients and avoid any unnecessary additives. Plus, once you understand the basic formula for making a vinaigrette, you’ll never need a recipe again– which is the kind of kitchen short cut we […]

Super Swaps for Spring Cleaning your Pantry

Time for some spring cleaning? Don’t forget the kitchen! Read on for some super swaps you can make while cleaning out the pantry to boost the nutrient density of your favorite shelf-stable staples: Use white flour or rice? Wow ’em next time with whole grains White flour and white rice are refined grains meaning they […]

FEED’s High-Fiber Favorites

Fiber supports heart health by lowering cholesterol, but it also makes us feel full, stabilizes blood sugar, and contributes to digestive regularity. High-fiber foods are those that have 5 or more grams (g) of fiber in one serving , which is 1/5 of the fiber we should consume each day. Researchers who reviewed 40 years […]

Heart-Healthy Recipe Roundup

In honor of Heart Health Month, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite recipes that contribute to a heart-healthy diet. Eating smart for your heart is a delicious way to reduce your unhealthy blood cholesterol and lower your risk for heart disease: Overnight Oats Instead of traditional hot oatmeal, try overnight oats for a cold, […]

Turkey Talk: Thanksgiving with FEED

Thanksgiving marks the start of the holiday season– a time in which, on average, Americans gain between 5-7 pounds. Rather than becoming a statistic, start your holidays off right by making healthful choices to manage your calorie intake. Check out our tips, and learn how to enjoy the time with family and friends– without over-doing it! […]

Smoothie Secrets from FEED

Refreshing, cool, sweet, and delicious, many turn to smoothies when the weather warms up, in pursuit of a healthy drink. However, there are many traps that lure consumers, turning our slim smoothie into a diet disaster! Read on and learn our SMOOTHIE SECRETS to ensure you are not destroying your diet! Recent research showed that […]

Eat Seasonably – ARUGULA

There is nothing like fresh fruit and vegetables during their peak season. Check out our “Eat Seasonably” feature where we will share health tips, preparation tricks, and new recipes featuring the best of the season’s produce. Did you know? Arugula is one of the most potent natural superfoods Arugula is also commonly known as “rocket” […]