We reached out to the country’s leading experts – functional medicine practitioners, an RD and a clinical nutritionist – to find out which supplements they recommend to keep your gut in top shape. Trust us, you’re going to want to add a couple of these picks to your regimen.
Welcome to keto 2.0 — a new and much-improved version of the low-carb eating plan that ditches red meat and poultry and focuses on nonstarchy vegetables, nuts and seeds. In this plant-forward plan, you can reap all the benefits of a keto diet, such as weight loss, increased energy and brain health support, but in a cleaner, more sustainable way.
If you've ever asked yourself, "Why can't I lose weight?" you're not alone. Losing weight isn’t just about willpower, according to new research; it’s about addressing underlying health conditions and habits that may be setting you back. We’re examining the unexpected reasons you may not be reaching your weight-loss goals – plus, we’re showing how delicious eating for weight loss can be (goodbye celery sticks, hello grilled cheese sandwiches).
Stress is a factor in 60 to 80% of visits to primary-care physicians, according to a recent study – yet many struggle to carve out time to practice a proven anxiety-reducing technique: meditation. Looking to manage my daily pressures with more ease, I challenged myself to meditate for 14 days straight, no excuses and no cheats. The result? A quieter mind, improved sleep and, perhaps surprisingly, a changed relationship with technology.
Diane Sanfilippo is a multi-talented entrepreneur and a Certified Nutrition Consultant. She’s the founder of Balanced Bites, a popular health blog focused on Paleo and keto cooking, as well as a New York Times best-selling author. Here's how she stays energized each day.