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Is Coconut Really Good for You? Getting Creative in the Kitchen (Part 2)

Now that we understand why coconut is a healthful addition to your diet (see Part 1), let’s talk about how you can reap the benefits of this nutrient-dense food.  Coconut...

Are You Sabotaging Your Workout with Your Post-Exercise Snack?

You’ve been working out like crazy, and the scale isn’t moving.  You’ve been eating your vegetables, religiously reading fitness mags, and have passed by the office break room ‘diet death’...

Is Coconut Really Good for You? What Your Doctor May Not Know (Part 1)

Coconut oil… Coconut body soap…Coconut milk ice cream…Coconut water…Coconut beer (really!)… has anyone heard?  Coconut is trendy. Coconut has been labeled an unhealthy food by many mainstream health experts for...

A Better Way to Control Your Sweet Tooth

When I’m in my fitness groove, getting plenty of exercise, I’m the picture of good nutrition. I gravitate towards colorful fruits and vegetables, lean sources of protein, and whole grains...