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grilled fish tacos recipe

Grilled Fish Tacos

Gone fishin’? Cook your catch into a deliciously healthy grilled fished taco. This recipe from EatingWell is packed with flavor at only 300 calories. Calories  333   Protein  31 g   Serves  6 Ingredients: Adobo-Rubbed Fish 4 teaspoons chili powder, preferably made with New Mexico or ancho chiles (see Note) 2 tablespoons lime juice 2 tablespoons […]

Metabolic Testing

The Effect of “Biggest Loser” on Resting Metabolic Rate

A recent study published in Obesity International reports that six years after their dramatic and well publicized weight loss on the TV show “The Biggest Loser,” most contestants had regained the pounds—and on top of that, their metabolic rate had slowed and they were burning fewer calories than before starting the show…

dieting pitfalls

The Pitfalls of Yo-Yo Dieting

How many of you know someone who will go on a diet because they are getting married, planning a tropical vacation where they’ll have to dawn the dreaded swimsuit, or the common “it’s almost summertime” diet? Perhaps you know someone who does this, or maybe this IS you! While it may seem harmless to diet when we feel like losing a few pounds, what we may not know are the negative effects of weight cycling.

Healthy Eating

Five Tips To Start Eating Healthier Today

When it comes to making positive lifestyle changes, what we eat can be one of the most difficult habits to change-and stick with. A lot of approaches these days involve an overhaul of current habits, and can easily overwhelm you with feeling like you don’t know where to start. Here are 5 of our favorite small choices that can allow you to start feeling the benefits of healthy foods, while still being easily implementable.