Parents: 9 Ways to Step Away From the Lunchables!

Summer has flown by, and whether we are ready to face it or not, it’s time to pack school lunches! Sure, those pre-packaged children's lunches are convenient, but they aren't necessarily healthy. Laura Hsu, AVAC's Certified Nutritionist, has 9 ideas to make it easier for you to leave the 'Lunchables' behind!

8 Health Benefits of Yerba Mate

Try a Guayaki Organic Yerba Mate in the AVAC® Poolside Cafe. It has the strength of coffee, the health benefits of tea, and the euphoria of chocolate, all in one beverage! Of the six commonly used stimulants in the world: coffee, tea, kola, cocoa, and guarana, yerba mate triumphs as the most balanced and healthful while... Continue Reading →

5 Reasons to Take the 28-Day Nutrition Challenge

Fall Challenge Dates: September 8th—October 5th, 2018 Join Laura Hsu, AVAC’s Certified Nutritionist, on a 28-Day Nutrition Challenge! Need some encouragement? Here are 5 reasons to accept the challenge: Education—There will be two Powerpoint presentations during the challenge. The first is ‘Eating for Health’, where we will set the tone for what to eat during... Continue Reading →

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 →

7 Healthier Snack Options

via - Laura Hsu, AVAC's on-site Nutritionist How many times do you need a little something to carry you through until dinner? If you're like most people you might gravitate towards unhealthy options. Don’t let unhealthy snacks with limited nutritional value that are easy to overeat such as chips, cookies, milkshakes-in-disguise coffee drinks, or other... 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 →

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