9 Best Keto Bread Recipes That’ll Make You Forget Carbs

  There's been a lot of recent buzz around AVAC about the Keto diet. The ketogenic diet is a low carb, moderate protein, and high fat diet which puts the body into a metabolic state known as ketosis where the liver produces ketones. Ketones become the main energy source for the body and this all... Continue Reading →

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Not all Calories are Created Equal

The New York Times recently reported on a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) that busts some common myths about weight loss. According to this new study, weight loss can still occur without restricting calories by simply eating ‘real’ food and cutting out added sugar and refined carbohydrates. This... Continue Reading →

Ditch Your Diet!

via - Laura Hsu, AVAC Nutrition Lecture Series ‘Eating for Health’ It's Time to ditch the Diets and Learn the Health Benefits of Eating Whole Food!   Are you ready to learn more about nutrition and healthy eating? AVAC® nutritionist Laura Hsu is excited to share her 4-part series with you! We'll serve a healthy... Continue Reading →

Ooodles of Zoodles!

Hello! Are you looking for a fun way to get more vegetables into your diet (and less refined carbohydrates?) Check out this video of me making zucchini noodles, or zoodles! “Zoodles” is a nickname for zucchini noodles, or spaghetti-like strands made from spiralized, raw zucchini and other types of squash. Zoodles contain no flour or wheat... Continue Reading →

5 Easy Tips to Make Your Green Smoothies Better

Adapted from simplegreensmoothies.com 1) Blend in stages to avoid leafy chunks. [I personally think this one is the most important!] Chewing your green smoothie is no fun! To get a “smooth” green smoothie experience, blend up your leafy greens and liquid-base first. Then add your remaining fruits and blend again. 2) Follow the 60/40 formula. When... Continue Reading →

Let Us Help You LOVE Your Liver!

Members and Guests are invited to join us at the upcoming "Love Your Liver Detox" beginning February 13 at AVAC®. A 14-day detox including a 'pre-cleanse' week to slowly wean off forbidden foods. An ideal way take charge of your health in 2017! via - Laura Hsu, AVAC® Nutritionist Happy New Year! With the holidays behind us, and... Continue Reading →

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