nutrition

Fats: A Necessary Evil?

April 18th, 2014|

In the 80s everywhere you went, from the grocery store to your nearest vending machine, that familiar phrase “Low Fat” rang out time and time again. It was almost as

Journey of A Weight Loss Camp For Adults Intern: Post 5

March 25th, 2014|

As this week comes to a close I am able to look back to when I first started interning at Shane weight loss camp for adults and I feel like

Breaking Down the New Food Label Proposal

March 14th, 2014|

Reading food labels is a really important part about knowing what is in our food and what we put in our bodies, but let’s face it – they can be

Journey of a Weight Loss Camp for Adults Intern: Post 2

March 3rd, 2014|

“Exercise is your King and nutrition is your Queen. Together they create your fitness kingdom.”- Jack Lalane As much as I wish I could say that this week was perfect and

Portion Distortion Lesson from Weight Loss Camps for Adults

October 9th, 2013|

Did you know that portion sizes have grown significantly since the 1960’s?  At that time, the average American plate was about 9” in diameter.  Since then it has increased to

Incorporate Whole Foods Into Your Diet & Help With Weight Loss: Part Two

June 26th, 2013|

By: Megan Ware, RDN, LD

We’ve all heard of all the studies done that describe the benefits of vitamins and antioxidants when consumed in a food, especially when consumed while working