Diabetes educator Sue Cotey shares how she became vegan and the many benefits of this type of diet — from fighting chronic disease to preventing diabetes.
With so many choices, how do you know which protein powder is best for you? A registered dietitian explains how protein powders differ.
The peanut butter you remember from childhood now has competition from creamy spreads that are ground from a variety of nuts, seeds and other legumes.
There are unlimited ways to mix versatile Goji berries into your diet. In this infographic, Cleveland Clinic registered dietitian Laura Jeffers, MEd, RD, LD, explores how this fruit’s nutritional profile is almost too good to be true.
Eating a heart-healthy diet is on the minds of many of us, but making the right food choices can be a challenge.
It’s important to pay attention to nutrition labels and to understand each section. A dietitian walks you through a typical nutrition label so you know what to watch for and how to make healthier decisions.
When it comes to dieting, it’s easy to wish for a magic number. But I’ve seen too many patients rely on calorie count as the answer. Sure, it matters how many calories you eat in a day. But fixating on that number can cause problems, too. It can become like a game: “If I eat … Read More
Yogurt is a popular snack that’s here to stay. Whether you’re trying to build muscle or lose weight, you’ve got more yogurt options than ever. Below, we compare dairy varieties — both Greek-style and regular — with non-dairy varieties. Some provide more protein, calcium and vitamin D. Others are better for vegans or those with dairy sensitivities. We explain which … Read More
When you’re grocery shopping, breakfast options may seem endless. How do you make the healthiest choice? Watch this video to see how to break down breakfast one aisle at a time. We’ll go aisle by aisle, and we’ll talk about options for cereal, bread and nut-butters. Find some advice about selecting cold cereal, granola, hot … Read More
There are few diseases as devastating as Huntington’s disease (HD) – a progressive condition that can cause uncontrollable movement, emotional disturbances and cognitive problems. We know this mysterious condition is encoded in people’s genes, but researchers have yet to unlock exactly how to stop or slow its progression. However, new research offers insight about the … Read More