Nutrition Tips for National Nutrition Month

Every day you have the opportunity to take the steps needed to become the healthiest YOU that you can. Small daily changes can make a big, long-term impact on your body. Add one of these 31 steps into your day each day in the month of March and reap the benefits.

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3 Reasons to Boost Your Protein Intake

As a Registered Dietician I get a lot of questions from friends about what they should be eating, and I’ve heard some pretty crazy things. One friend recently told me that in an effort to lose weight he’s been eating fruits and vegetables exclusively for several weeks. Macronutrients are a vital part of a healthy diet; they alone will not sustain your body. While every body is different in its needs; however, a major component to all balanced diets is protein.

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Is Your Fitness Routine Sustainable? Answer These 5 Questions

While one can argue that anything that gets you off the couch and into the gym is a good thing, a trend by definition is bound to be more stylish than sustainable. How does your fitness routine stack up? Are you in it for the long haul, or are you doomed to a lifetime of fitness-themed New Year’s resolutions? Ask yourself these 5 questions to find out.

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