The Best Fast Food for Your Diet by Kathryn Lively
... you head for this border you may want to consider the following for your next meal: OPTION ONE: Chicken "Enchirito" no cheese, "Cinnamon Twists" OPTION TWO: Bean burrito no cheese, "Cinnamon Twists" OPTION THREE: Two chicken soft tacos, no cheese or avocado dressing To calculate possible menus at other popular fast food restaurants, visit the corporate websites of your favorite restaurants. Many have online calculators handy to total the overall nutritional value of your food choices.
Can Losing Weight With Fish Hurt Your Health? by Debbie Fontana
... But I also use an interesting tool, the "Mercury Calculator," from the National Resources Defense Council at **Here's How It Works** On the nrdc.org website, click the calculator icon marked "Mercury Calculator" near the bottom of the page on the left side. Then type in your weight and check off the kinds of fish you ate the prior week. (I like to use it before I eat seafood or fish. That way, I can avoid potentially harmful levels of mercury.) For each type of fish or seafood, choose ...
Lose Weight & Keep It Off by Wade Thomas
... Sites featuring tools such as calorie calculators, meal plans, recipes, chat groups and information from weight loss experts. There are also as many weight loss information books on the book store shelves, as there are cookbooks. You will find essential health and weight loss information that helps you take charge of managing your weight, and restoring your self esteem. But use caution before implementing anything that you find. Make sure that it is a healthy, long term way to lose weight, ...
Easy and Delicious Menu Planning - Top 10 Free Web Sites by Kathy Ferneau
... Need a quick, no-calorie chocolate fix? Check out the opening screen at their site.
Click on recipes. General Mills includes Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, and Bisquick. Find all their brands on this page:
From there you can click to each specific brand's web site.
The seasoning company. Click on recipes, message boards, a comprehensive spice encyclopedia, and "A Taste for Health," which includes low-sodium recipes.
The tunafish people! Lots of recipes and ways to eat tuna so you ...
Is Zone Diet a Fad? by Lulia Pascanu
... I used the calculator at DrSears.com to check this (I am a 100 pound woman by the way) and my daily calorie intake resulted around 1100 kcal. I'm not pleased with it, as I don't plan to spend my days in permanent hibernation, or lose any of my precious, hard-gained pounds FAD. 7. It contradicts what most trusted health profesionals say The Zone diet argues against the USDA food pyramid, which recommends grains and starches up to five servings per day.
Disability and Diet: How to Select the "RIGHT" one for you? by Carolyn Magura
... Ř At this site, in the left hand column, you will find Diet Types. By clicking on a type of diet, you will find a summary of that program and pros and cons about it. Next, you will find different nutrition information; click on a type and find more information. Ř At the top of the right hand column, you will find a series of weight loss tools. One of particular interest is a “Fast Food Chart” that provides calories and fat grams/item at various fast food chains.
The 3-A-Day Dairy Diet – Another Diet Fad Flop by Alisa Fleming
... High Dairy: Substitute dairy products into the diet, maintaining the same calorie intake, but increasing calcium to roughly 1300 to 1400 mg per day After one year, no statistically significant change was observed in body weight or fat mass between the groups. However, the high dairy group averaged a 1.5 kg weight gain and a .5kg fat mass gain. The control (low dairy) group faired the best with only a .8 kg weight gain, and they actually lost .5 kg of fat mass.
8 Keys To Healthy Weight Loss And Burning Body Fat by Ellen Agius
... It is simple to switch to a low GI diet as there are no difficult calculations to make or paying constant attention to low fat or counting calories. You simply need to substitute your high GI food with low GI foods. If as a nation, we pay closer attention to our diet and choose our foods based on low glycemic eating we would see a sharp decline in the incidence of diabetes and obestity. KEY THREE. EXERCISE Physical activity is a requirement of any plan to achieve and maintain good health.