Frozen food storage is becoming an increasingly popular practice, and is especially favored by many in this tough economy. This article describes the steps that you can take to ensure that you freeze and store food both safely and in a cost-effective manner.
Do we routinely face a plastic food packaging health risk? Well, some plastic food containers do pose certain risk, especially if used improperly. Read on to learn about these containers, the risks that they can pose, and how to best use them to ensure that health risk is minimized.
Are you planning a Hawaiian party and are looking to provide your guests with a healthy menu? If so, read on as this article presents plenty of healthy foods for a luau.
I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love the snack cake known as the Twinkie, which is generally considered to be an unhealthy and fattening food. However, is it possible to lose weight with this diet? Read on, the answer may surprise you. This article takes a look at the Twinkie diet.
So you have high cholesterol and you are at a loss for developing a meal planner for lowering cholesterol? Read on as this article will provide some tips for creating one.
Adults should consume about 2,000 – 2,700 calories each day. Some, however, believe that taking in only 500 calories a day is an effective weight loss strategy. This article discusses the prudence of such an extreme diet and, in doing so, presents a sample meal plan for 500 calories a day.
An important aspect of healthy living for those who are on home hemodialysis is maintaining a proper diet. Read on to learn about how to create appropriate dialysis meal plans.
Can acid reflux trigger an asthma attack? Read on to learn whether leading experts believe there is a connection between acid reflux and the onset of asthma symptoms.
For many who have a significant dental problem, surgery is a great option for alleviating their symptoms and correcting the problem. However, dental surgery is not without its risk. This article describes one such problem, which is namely bone infection from dental surgery.
Are you favoring low-fat foods? If so, you have made a wise choice, but be sure to maintain a healthy intake of protein. This article provides a list of “low-fat proteins”, which are foods that are low in fat but high in protein content.
If you or a loved one has experienced kidney failure, you know that this medical condition warrants a slew of important lifestyle changes. One such change is the need to adhere to a strict diet. This article describes certain diet and cooking tips for kidney failure patients.
Are you trying to maintain a healthy diet but having trouble doing so? You may need to create and follow a daily healthy eating plan. Read on to learn more about the important components of such a plan.
Are you searching for a weight loss plan that is right for you? There certainly is no shortage of them, which can be confusing. Read on to learn about several of the more popular of these plans.
Atopic versus contact dermatitis. What’s the difference you ask? Read on to learn about the distinguishing characteristics of these two common forms of the uncomfortable inflammatory skin condition generally known as dermatitis.
Weight loss supplements are becoming increasingly popular. However, there are many to choose from and the average consumer can find it difficult to select one that is best for her. Here is a summary of the best weight loss supplements.
Have you promised yourself that you will eat only low-sodium, low-fat dips this holiday season? Read on to learn some tips for making sure that you stick to this plan and make the healthiest and tastiest selections.
The average American probably consumes more calories between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day than during any other period of similar length throughout the rest of the year. Discover some holiday diet tips that can help you prevent or limit weight gain during the festive season.
More and more clinicians are turning to antibiotic therapy for rheumatoid arthritis. Read on to learn which antibiotics are being used for this purpose and how they may be acting in the body to combat this often debilitating disorder.
Concerned that you or a loved one may have arthritis? This article describes the many tests for arthritis that are available to your doctor in diagnosing this often debilitating joint condition.
Arthritis is a painful joint condition and there are several options for treating it. One popular treatment option is to use a topical pain reliever. This article provides a summary of the various types of arthritis topical pain relievers that are available.