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Zing Has a Green Thumb

The Pacific Northwest is a funny place. The calendar says spring, but my Gore-Tex jacket and shivering bones disagree. Yet springtime in the Evergreen State is marked by a return to...

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Little Pill, Big Controversy: Can Iodine Supplements Protect You From Japan’s Nuclear Fallout?

Questions abound regarding the use of Potassium Iodide (chemical symbol “KI”) to protect the thyroid gland following Japan’s nuclear catastrophe.  Many thousands of concerned citizens on the US west coast...

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Zing Supports PCOS Challenge

As you may know, the four founders of Zing Bars are all Bastyr University trained Registered Dietitians. We are serious about our nutrition – our food has got to taste...

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Personal Shopper Anyone?

I just had an inspiring conversation with Lisa Markley, MS RD in Overland Park, Kansas. She is a Whole Foods Market Healthy Eating Specialist and has been for just over a...

What the New Dietary Guidelines Mean for You

The Dietary Guidelines for Americans are published every five years and the 2010 Guidelines just hit the headlines in the last couple of weeks. It is a huge document –...

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