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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...

Tags:  nutrition

Dear Loyal Zing Bar Fans

Dear Loyal Zing Bar Fans, The wait is finally over! We are happy to announce the newest flavor of the Zing Bar line, uber decadent Raspberry Cheesecake. Imagine a perfect...

Gluten Free Paradise in the Heart of Redmond, WA

Oh wow, it’s huge! That was my reaction as I walked into the Special Diet area in our local Whole Foods Market in Redmond, WA. Stated simply, shoppers at the...

Tags:  gluten free

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...

Tags:  nutrition

What Ever Happened to ‘The Biggest Loser’?

Our patients often ask us about the Biggest Loser television show. Their questions center around comparisons: “Why aren’t I losing weight as quickly as the contestants are?” or “Why are...

Tags:  weight loss