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From keto diet tips to healthy water alternatives and everything in between, subjects on this board discuss healthy eating, nutrition and healthy cooking tips for maintaining wellness. Look here for valuable insights about alternative foods, serving sizes and healthy ways to order at your favorite fast food restaurant. We even share Q&As with dieticians.

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One of the most common sayings in wellness, nutrition and a workout routine is: “calories in, calories out.” That means if you are wanting the options of weight loss or to maintain weight, you need to take in fewer calories than you expend. But, it’s more complicated than it seems. There are a couple persistent misconceptions that can sabotage calorie-tracking and calorie-burning effort. Here, 2 major myths about calories to consider. #MyFitnessPal #weightloss #burningcalories

2 Major Myths About Calories to Reconsider | Weight Loss | MyFitnessPal

One of the most common sayings in wellness, nutrition and a workout routine is: “calories in, calories out.” That means if you are wanting the options of weight loss or to maintain weight, you need to take in fewer calories than you expend. But, it’s more complicated than it seems. There are a couple persistent misconceptions that can sabotage calorie-tracking and calorie-burning effort. Here, 2 major myths about calories to consider. #MyFitnessPal #weightloss #burningcalories

At home cooking is one of the best ways to meet your nutrition and weight-loss goals. setting yourself up for weight loss success isn’t just about motivation; it’s also about knowing your pitfalls and removing those options so they don’t become an issue. The good news is it can be simple to create healthy habits — starting with these smart healthy eating tips and cooking and nutrion tips. #MyFitnessPal #weightlosstips #healthyeatingtips

15 Home Hacks to Set Yourself up For Healthier Habits | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

At home cooking is one of the best ways to meet your nutrition and weight-loss goals. setting yourself up for weight loss success isn’t just about motivation; it’s also about knowing your pitfalls and removing those options so they don’t become an issue. The good news is it can be simple to create healthy habits — starting with these smart healthy eating tips and cooking and nutrion tips. #MyFitnessPal #weightlosstips #healthyeatingtips

Eating a low-carb diet doesn’t require drastic restriction or entirely giving up comfort food favorites. Being selective about what kind of carb options you add into your low-carb diet — can give you a better shot at reaching your weight loss goals. Here we talk with RD Shelby Burns, a Boston-based registered dietitian nutritionist who specializes in weight loss, nutrition tips on how to go about still eating nutrient rich foods that give you that same carb-satisfaction. #MyFitnessPal…

12 Sneaky Ways to Eat Fewer Carbs | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

Eating a low-carb diet doesn’t require drastic restriction or entirely giving up comfort food favorites. Being selective about what kind of carb options you add into your low-carb diet — can give you a better shot at reaching your weight loss goals. Here we talk with RD Shelby Burns, a Boston-based registered dietitian nutritionist who specializes in weight loss, nutrition tips on how to go about still eating nutrient rich foods that give you that same carb-satisfaction. #MyFitnessPal…

Sleep is a powerful tool for athletes. One way to get more from your sleep is to focus on nutrition before bed. What you eat before getting to sleep cannot only affect the quality of your sleep but also improve your body’s ability to recover for future athletic performance. Try these nutrient-rich foods to promote better sleep, enhance athletic performance, and reset your body and mind. #MyFitnessPal #foodsforbettersleep #weightloss

11 Ideal Bedtime Snacks For Athletes | Sports Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

Sleep is a powerful tool for athletes. One way to get more from your sleep is to focus on nutrition before bed. What you eat before getting to sleep cannot only affect the quality of your sleep but also improve your body’s ability to recover for future athletic performance. Try these nutrient-rich foods to promote better sleep, enhance athletic performance, and reset your body and mind. #MyFitnessPal #foodsforbettersleep #weightloss

Emotional eating can be associated with eating in the absence of physical hunger as a way to ameliorate negative self-focused emotions. Without the ability to process our feelings, we may be more inclined to turn toward food and overeat or stress eat. A great starting step in determining whether emotions are affecting your eating is focusing awareness toward your eating habits. Here are five tips that can help. #MyFitnessPal #emotionaleating #stresseating

5 Ways to Overcome Emotional Eating | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

Emotional eating can be associated with eating in the absence of physical hunger as a way to ameliorate negative self-focused emotions. Without the ability to process our feelings, we may be more inclined to turn toward food and overeat or stress eat. A great starting step in determining whether emotions are affecting your eating is focusing awareness toward your eating habits. Here are five tips that can help. #MyFitnessPal #emotionaleating #stresseating

The three macronutrients — carbohydrates, protein and fat — are types of nutrients that make up the majority of what we eat. They’re essential to a healthy diet and tracking macronutrient intake can help with weight loss. Your macro goals should act as guidelines to help you achieve your objective, whether it is weight loss, building muscle or enhanced athletic performance. Counting macros takes patience and dedicated nutrition tracking. #MyFitnessPal #countingmaacros #weightloss

Ask the RD: How Should You Adjust Your Macros After an Off-Day? | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

The three macronutrients — carbohydrates, protein and fat — are types of nutrients that make up the majority of what we eat. They’re essential to a healthy diet and tracking macronutrient intake can help with weight loss. Your macro goals should act as guidelines to help you achieve your objective, whether it is weight loss, building muscle or enhanced athletic performance. Counting macros takes patience and dedicated nutrition tracking. #MyFitnessPal #countingmaacros #weightloss

Now is the time to enjoy hearty root vegetables, pumpkins, sturdy greens and fresh apples. These are the vegetables and fruits that take endurance to grow all season, but that also pack flavor in fall soups, comfort stew recipes and warming crowd-pleasing dishes. Here, fall vegetables that are in season and which ones to pick. #MyFitnessPal #fallproduce #crowdpleasingdinnerrecipes #beets #wintersquash Fall Vegetables, My Fitness Pal, Grow Together, Fresh Apples, Healthy Dishes, Beets, Fall Recipes, Soup, Nutrition

What Grows Together Goes Together: Fall Produce | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

Now is the time to enjoy hearty root vegetables, pumpkins, sturdy greens and fresh apples. These are the vegetables and fruits that take endurance to grow all season, but that also pack flavor in fall soups, comfort stew recipes and warming crowd-pleasing dishes. Here, fall vegetables that are in season and which ones to pick. #MyFitnessPal #fallproduce #crowdpleasingdinnerrecipes #beets #wintersquash

Healthy eating habits and a regular exercise routine have been shown to decrease the risk of certian illnesses and help promote longevity. The Blue Zone Diet and the Longevity Diet, are what you’d expect out of any health-focused diet: More whole foods, fewer highly refined foods, and lots of plant-based staples with a low-protein intake. So, are low-protein diets like this healthy? Well, like everything else in nutrition, it depends. Here’s what you need to know! #MyFitnessPal… Healthy Eating Habits, Healthy Cooking, Longevity Diet, Low Protein Diet, Healthy Water, My Fitness Pal, Fast Food Restaurant, Regular Exercise, Diet Tips

Is a Low-Protein Diet Better For Longevity or Weight Loss? | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

Healthy eating habits and a regular exercise routine have been shown to decrease the risk of certian illnesses and help promote longevity. The Blue Zone Diet and the Longevity Diet, are what you’d expect out of any health-focused diet: More whole foods, fewer highly refined foods, and lots of plant-based staples with a low-protein intake. So, are low-protein diets like this healthy? Well, like everything else in nutrition, it depends. Here’s what you need to know! #MyFitnessPal…

You might wonder how some people can look at a pile of random ingredients and magically turn them into a delicious meal in less than an hour. The truth is, those people don’t have magic powers or unusual talent — they’ve just mastered basic cooking skills. Good news: It’s easier than you think to lower your kitchen anxiety. Work on the basic cooking skills below and nearly every recipe is easier to follow. #MyFitnessPal #cookingskills #basiccookinghacks Healthy Eating Tips, Healthy Cooking, Cooking Tips, Healthy Water, My Fitness Pal, Super Greens, Fast Food Restaurant, Diet Tips, Meal Planning

11 Essential Cooking Skills Everyone Should Master | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

You might wonder how some people can look at a pile of random ingredients and magically turn them into a delicious meal in less than an hour. The truth is, those people don’t have magic powers or unusual talent — they’ve just mastered basic cooking skills. Good news: It’s easier than you think to lower your kitchen anxiety. Work on the basic cooking skills below and nearly every recipe is easier to follow. #MyFitnessPal #cookingskills #basiccookinghacks

Cutting sugar is not easy. Sugar is addicting and the cravings wreak havoc on our gut-health and brain-health, lead to inflammation, and cause us to consume empty calories and gain weight. Natural sugar is sugar found in fruit for example, added sugars include white sugar, brown sugar, honey, or high-fructose corn syrup. Artificial sweeteners like stevia, splenda, sweet-n-low cause bloating, diarrhea, gas and are not good for your microbiome. #MyFitnessPal #guthealth #inflammation… Fitness Nutrition, Health And Nutrition, My Fitness Pal, Fitness Tips, Healthy Eating Tips, Healthy Cooking, Sugar Count, Natural Sugar

Can Your Body Tell the Difference Between Natural and Artificial Sugar? | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

Cutting sugar is not easy. Sugar is addicting and the cravings wreak havoc on our gut-health and brain-health, lead to inflammation, and cause us to consume empty calories and gain weight. Natural sugar is sugar found in fruit for example, added sugars include white sugar, brown sugar, honey, or high-fructose corn syrup. Artificial sweeteners like stevia, splenda, sweet-n-low cause bloating, diarrhea, gas and are not good for your microbiome. #MyFitnessPal #guthealth #inflammation…

Most people find eating enjoyable and comforting. That’s one explanation for why it can be so tough to stop at just one portion. Love comfort food recipes in the fall and winter? If you're stress eating or comfort eating here is the science behind craving high-fat, high-sugar, or lots of carbs. You need food to fuel your workouts and live your best life, but sometimes our ancient brains and mental health will tell us to overeat. Here are tips for portion sizes and weight-loss. #MyFitnessPal Healthy Eating Tips, Healthy Cooking, Cooking Tips, Stress Eating, High Sugar, Portion Sizes, Healthy Water, My Fitness Pal, Fast Food Restaurant

The Science Behind Why Eating Is So Comforting | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

Most people find eating enjoyable and comforting. That’s one explanation for why it can be so tough to stop at just one portion. Love comfort food recipes in the fall and winter? If you're stress eating or comfort eating here is the science behind craving high-fat, high-sugar, or lots of carbs. You need food to fuel your workouts and live your best life, but sometimes our ancient brains and mental health will tell us to overeat. Here are tips for portion sizes and weight-loss. #MyFitnessPal

Many trendy diets say some foods are off limits like beans, dairy, whole grains, and sugar. These 11 foods are so nutritious they are approved for any diet. From keto to Paleo diet, to Mediterranean diet, focus on fresh, whole foods. The macros that make up most diet are lean proteins, healthy fats and vegetables. These foods include salmon, avocado, leafy greens, nuts, olive oil, cruciferous veggies, for immune support, antioxidants, fiber, reducing belly fat, and cutting sugar… Healthy Eating Tips, Healthy Cooking, Healthy Food, Healthy Recipes, Salmon Avocado, Healthy Water, Lean Protein, Food Facts, Low Calorie Recipes

6 Very Healthy Foods You Should be Eating Regularly | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

Many trendy diets say some foods are off limits like beans, dairy, whole grains, and sugar. These 11 foods are so nutritious they are approved for any diet. From keto to Paleo diet, to Mediterranean diet, focus on fresh, whole foods. The macros that make up most diet are lean proteins, healthy fats and vegetables. These foods include salmon, avocado, leafy greens, nuts, olive oil, cruciferous veggies, for immune support, antioxidants, fiber, reducing belly fat, and cutting sugar…

One diet tops the list when it comes to researched health benefits: the Mediterranean diet. While labeled a ‘diet’, this is not about restriction. Mediterranean eating has long been recognized for its benefit to cardiovascular health. The Mediterranean diet prioritizes consuming foods that are seasonal and local a balanced intake of minimally processed whole foods that are high in antioxidants, healthy fats and high-fiber. #myfitnesspal #mediterraneandietbenefits #mediterraneandiet Healthy Eating Tips, Healthy Cooking, Cooking Tips, Low Sugar Diet, Clean Eating Challenge, Healthy Water, Cardiovascular Health, Mediterranean Diet, Diet And Nutrition

The Performance Benefits of the Mediterranean Diet | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

One diet tops the list when it comes to researched health benefits: the Mediterranean diet. While labeled a ‘diet’, this is not about restriction. Mediterranean eating has long been recognized for its benefit to cardiovascular health. The Mediterranean diet prioritizes consuming foods that are seasonal and local a balanced intake of minimally processed whole foods that are high in antioxidants, healthy fats and high-fiber. #myfitnesspal #mediterraneandietbenefits #mediterraneandiet

From a nutritional standpoint, kale and broccoli are both winners — they’re high in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and fiber — all important components of a healthy diet and lifestyle. Still, you might wonder if one more superior to the other, and, given the option, should you choose kale or broccoli? Many factors play into this decision including nutrition, taste, texture and cooking/preparation methods. #myfitnesspal #healthyeating #cleaneating #broccolibenefits #kalebenefits  #fiber Plant Based Nutrition, Nutrition Guide, Health And Nutrition, Health And Wellness, Healthy Eating Tips, Healthy Cooking, Healthy Food, Healthy Recipes, Broccoli Plant

Is Kale Healthier Than Broccoli? | Plant-Based Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

From a nutritional standpoint, kale and broccoli are both winners — they’re high in vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and fiber — all important components of a healthy diet and lifestyle. Still, you might wonder if one more superior to the other, and, given the option, should you choose kale or broccoli? Many factors play into this decision including nutrition, taste, texture and cooking/preparation methods. #myfitnesspal #healthyeating #cleaneating #broccolibenefits #kalebenefits #fiber

Looking to cut carbs and eat a low-carb diet. Low-carb recipes that are easy and fast make it easier to meet your high-protein high-fat diet needs. When you're cutting carbs for weight-loss, you will likely lose water weight and consume less calories. ou can still eat healthy sources of carbs whole grains, starchy vegetables and fruit for nutrition, just in a more mindful and portion-controlled way. Here are recipes and healthy habits to meet your diet goals. #MyFitnessPal #mindfuleating Healthy Eating Tips, Eat Healthy, Healthy Habits, Healthy Cooking, Cooking Tips, High Fat Diet, Low Carb Diet, Lose Water Weight, Starchy Vegetables

12 Sneaky Ways to Eat Fewer Carbs | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

Looking to cut carbs and eat a low-carb diet. Low-carb recipes that are easy and fast make it easier to meet your high-protein high-fat diet needs. When you're cutting carbs for weight-loss, you will likely lose water weight and consume less calories. ou can still eat healthy sources of carbs whole grains, starchy vegetables and fruit for nutrition, just in a more mindful and portion-controlled way. Here are recipes and healthy habits to meet your diet goals. #MyFitnessPal #mindfuleating

We enlisted several top dietitians to share some of their favorite healthy foods, covering a range of categories, from protein rich foods, vegetables, and on-the-go snacks. Some are great for weight loss, others are nutrient dense and packed with fiber, and all can easily be added to your diet. So, the next time you go shopping for groceries, add some of these dietitian-approved options to your basket. #myfitnesspal #dietitianapproved #weightloss #healthysnacks #healthyfoods Healthy Eating Tips, Healthy Cooking, Healthy Snacks, Healthy Recipes, Protein Rich Foods, Healthy Water, On The Go Snacks, Dietitian, Diet And Nutrition

53 Healthy Foods Dietitians Say Should Be in Every Diet | Nutrition | MyFitnessPal

We enlisted several top dietitians to share some of their favorite healthy foods, covering a range of categories, from protein rich foods, vegetables, and on-the-go snacks. Some are great for weight loss, others are nutrient dense and packed with fiber, and all can easily be added to your diet. So, the next time you go shopping for groceries, add some of these dietitian-approved options to your basket. #myfitnesspal #dietitianapproved #weightloss #healthysnacks #healthyfoods