Nutrition


Processed Foods Part 2: Ways to Stay Healthy

Processed Foods Part 2 Ways to Stay Healthy

A lot of what we eat today is processed foods. Some processed foods have ingredients added, some are fortified with nutrients, and some are packaged to last longer. Even foods labeled natural or organic can be processed. More people are trying to avoid processed foods, and the American Heart Association reports that 50% of consumers […]

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Strategies for Dealing with Added Sugars

Strategies for Dealing with Added Sugars

Let’s look at strategies for dealing with added sugars. Eating and drinking a lot of added sugar is one likely cause of the obesity epidemic in the U.S. Too much added sugar is linked to increased risk for high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes. Here are 5 strategies for dealing with added sugars and […]

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Processed Foods Can Be Part of a Healthy Diet

Processed Foods Can Be Part of a Healthy Diet

Today, we will address how processed foods can be part of a healthy diet. The term “processed food” refers to any food that is changed, prepared or packaged. Most food that we eat today is processed. Some foods are minimally processed, such as frozen vegetables or bagged salad mix. Other foods, like prepared meals, are […]

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Ways To Reduce Sugary Drinks In Your Diet

Ways To Reduce Sugary Drinks In Your Diet

If you are looking for ways to reduce sugary drinks in your diet, you might want to first take a look at the beverages you consume. Juice, soda, specialty coffees and energy drinks can be loaded with sugar, fat and calories. Studies show we also tend to be less satisfied with calories consumed through beverages […]

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Reducing Added Sugar for Kids and Teens

Reducing Added Sugar for Kids and Teens

Perhaps you are working on reducing added sugar consumption for your family. That is a great healthy habit to develop, especially with kids and teens. Too much added sugar can lead to weight gain, and excessive weight can lead to many health problems. Added sugars can be particularly tempting to kids and teens, so here […]

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3 New Strategies to Stick to Your New Year Resolutions

Strategies to Stick to Your New Year Resolutions

Let’s look at Strategies to Stick to Your New Year Resolutions. Do not let this year be another year of missed New Year Resolutions! If your goals for the New Year include eating healthier and moving more, KareBoost Health is here to support you. With specific strategies and a realistic plan, make this year your […]

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7 More Healthy Holiday Eating Strategies

Healthy Holiday Eating Strategies

Stressed about staying healthy this holiday season? KareBoost Health has you covered. We have put together 7 additional healthy holiday eating strategies for these winter Holidays. Read on for 7 strategies to survive, and actually enjoy, the holidays! Healthy Holiday Eating Strategies #1 Bring Your Own Food The best way to ensure there is a […]

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Carbohydrates and a Healthy Diet: 5 Things to Know

Carbohydrates and a Healthy Diet

There’s a lot of information, and misinformation, about carbohydrates and sugar in the media. If you and your family are trying to eat healthier, you might be curious about fitting carbohydrates into a healthy diet. Here is what to consider when working carbs into your daily diet. Carbs are Energy. Carbohydrates are the body’s most […]

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Ways to Eat Mindfully this Holiday Season

Ways to Eat Mindfully

Do you try to eat mindfully? How about at the Holidays? The holiday season can be an especially difficult time to stick to your healthy eating resolutions.  However, you can enjoy your favorite foods and still have a healthy diet. Mindful eating and paying attention to what you eat can help you to maintain your […]

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Ways to Help Kids Learn Portion Control

portion control

Portion control is a fundamental part of any healthy diet. However, portions in restaurants and homes have increased, and the food industry serves more food than necessary. Large portions can lead to being overweight, and many numerous health problems. We all tend eat as much as what is put in front of us, so learning […]

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