But as Dr. Oz points out, it has to be done carefully, or else you run the risk of becoming underweight, deficient in certain vitamins as well as experiencing bone and muscle loss, anemia and increased susceptibility to infections. In fact, several studies have shown that being underweight (BMI of 18 or below) actually...
Top 5 Foods to Lower Cholesterol
Our bodies naturally produce cholesterol. The amount is dependent on genetics. It's not inherently bad. You need cholesterol for various bodily functions. However, too much cholesterol can be unhealthy. The American Heart Association established a range for your daily intake:
Less than 200 mg/dL is considered healthy.
200 to 239...
We all know we need to eat more vegetables. The question then becomes, "how?". This hearty and heart healthy soup answers that question with an easy to prepare pot of soup that is sure to satisfy. Suitable for diabetics, and ideal for those who are watching their weight.
On the Biggest Loser, it's OK to satisfy a sweet tooth. Especially when you follow a low fat, low calorie recipe like these Pumpkin Walnut Snack Muffins. Ingredients include Super Foods walnuts and pumpkin, and butter is replaced with fat-free yogurt.
Change the way you think about meatloaf with the Turkey Mini-Meatloafs from Biggest Loser's Tara Costa. You'll use a variety of warm spices to give flavor to the lean ground turkey and finish with a sweet and spicy sugar-free topping.