Binging: Are You Doing It?

Binging: Are You Doing It?

by Susannah Wollman Binge eating is the most common eating disorder in the United States. Here’s how to know if you are part of that large group of people who have the disorder. What is Binge Eating Disorder? How do you know if you have an eating disorder? If you...
The Incredible Edible: Are Eggs Good or Bad?

The Incredible Edible: Are Eggs Good or Bad?

by Susannah Wollman According to Health.com, “Heart disease remains the leading killer in America, but even if you have a family history, heart disease and heart attacks are not inevitable. A healthy diet, regular exercise, cholesterol-lowering drugs, and life saving...
Water—Why You Need to Drink More

Water—Why You Need to Drink More

by Susannah Wollman Everyone says you need to drink more water. Water is called an essential nutrient because our need for it surpasses our body’s ability to produce it. But you drink coffee, tea, and the occasional soda, so why is water so important? There are quite...
Protein is King

Protein is King

by Susannah Wollman Most health professionals agree that an adequate intake of protein is important for good health. But what is an adequate amount? And what happens if you miss that goal? How much protein should I eat? Most people in developed countries get enough...
What Does it Really Take to Lose Weight?

What Does it Really Take to Lose Weight?

by Susannah Wollman He only gained 3 pounds one year. That hardly matters at all! The problem is, it’s now ten years down the line and he’s gone from a healthy 170 pounds to a fluffier 200 pounds—3 pounds at a time. Does that sound like you? If so, you are among the...