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 →
This blog post is presented via Laura Hsu, AVAC's Certified Nutritionist Ahhhh the holiday season…a wonderful time of year filled with tree trimming, family gatherings, twinkling lights, gift exchanges, and lots of wonderful food! We all tend to indulge a bit more this time of year, what with homemade holiday cookies, eggnog, calorie-dense appetizers, cocktails,... Continue Reading →
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 →
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 →
via - Outside.com Vegans Will Own the Podium Why ultrarunners, climbers, and NFL linemen are turning to plant power More and more pro athletes are going vegan. But can their plant- based diet really allow anyone to perform at their best?
Last night, as I was making my son his traditional grilled cheese on wheat, I realized that it had been quite some time since I'd made myself something ooey and gooey! But instead of succumbing to the basic grilled cheese (as yummy as it...) I decided to step things up and add some fruit to the... Continue Reading →
There's more to life than drinking smoothies after every run. Here are 10 great options to help you rebuild after tough workouts. via - outsideonline.com What you eat after a long, hard run has a big impact on how well you recover and how hard you can run the next day. “Eating well after endurance exercise... Continue Reading →
via - Today.com From Yogurt to Kombucha, Fermented Foods Benefit Your Overall Health Nutritionist Keri Glasman is founder of Nutritious Life and a member of the TODAY Tastemaker team, a select group of nationally recognized lifestyle experts. Your gut is one hot topic. I don’t mean the extra weight you may be carrying around your... Continue Reading →