The Nutrition Diva's Quick and Dirty Tips for Eating Well and Feeling Fabulous

The Nutrition Diva's Quick and Dirty Tips for Eating Well and Feeling Fabulous Podcast

Join Monica Reinagel, author of "Nutrition Diva's Secrets for a Healthy Diet," as she serves up simple, painless ways to upgrade your eating habits. Sorting through conflicting information and busting popular myths, Monica takes the stress out of eating so you can enjoy food, instead of fighting it. Before you know it, you'll be eating healthier and feeling more fabulous!

522 - The 3 Levers of Appetite (Reissue)
Researchers have identified three distinct neural pathways that control our desire to eat. Two rely on our desire to avoid discomfort. The third is all about pleasure. Understanding these three neurological triggers may help tame an out of control appetite. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/the-3-levers-of-...

587 - Lose More Fat and Less Muscle with Slow Weight Loss
Losing weight slowly takes patience. But if it results in more fat loss, less muscle loss, and keeps your metabolism from slowing, it might be worth it. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/slow-weight-loss-research https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe ht...

586 - Helping Kids Learn STEAM Skills in the Kitchen
The benefits of teaching young kids to cook go beyond setting them up for a lifetime of healthy eating—cooking can also help them learn science, technology, engineering, and math. Nutrition Diva chats with Lesya Mervena, co-founder of the I Cook After School program. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/tea...


585 - What's the Best Non-Dairy Milk Alternative?
If you don't drink cow's milk, there are plenty of non-dairy alternatives to choose from. But should you choose milk made from soy, rice, almond, oat, or hemp? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/best-non-dairy-milk https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe ...

584 - Should You Switch to Fish Oil with PRMs?
Pro-resolving mediators (or PRMs) have been touted as essential to quality fish oil supplements. But what does the research (or lack thereof) really tell us? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/fish-oil-prms https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https:...

583 - Can Your Diet Help Reduce Stress?
Don't believe everything you hear about stress-busting foods. Nutrition Diva sorts fact from fiction to help you boost your mood and beat stress belly. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/mental-health/can-diet-reduce-stress https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe http...


583 - Can Your Diet Help Reduce Stress?
Don't believe everything you hear about stress-busting foods. Nutrition Diva sorts fact from fiction to help you boost your mood and beat stress belly. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/mental-health/can-diet-reduce-stress https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe http...

582 - What's Up with Monk Fruit and the Whole Food Sweetener Trend?
Everybody seems to be looking for info on monk fruit and whole food sweeteners. But are these sugar alternatives really better for you? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/monkfruit-and-whole-food-sweeteners https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https:...

582 - What's Up with Monk Fruit and the Whole Food Sweetener Trend?
Everybody seems to be looking for info on monk fruit and whole food sweeteners. But are these sugar alternatives really better for you? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/monkfruit-and-whole-food-sweeteners https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https:...


581 - Is It Time to Ditch Your Silicone Cookware?
Years ago, Teflon was all the rage. Now, we know it's unsafe. Is silicone cookware a colorful, affordable convenience or just another time bomb waiting to explode? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/silicone-cookware https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscrib...

581 - Is It Time to Ditch Your Silicone Cookware?
Years ago, Teflon was all the rage. Now, we know it's unsafe. Is silicone cookware a colorful, affordable convenience or just another time bomb waiting to explode? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/silicone-cookware https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscrib...

581 - Is Silicone Cookware Safe?
Years ago, Teflon was all the rage. Now, the chemical originally used to make it has been banned. Is nonstick silicone cookware really safer or just another time bomb waiting to explode? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/silicone-cookware https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickan...


581 - Is Silicone Cookware Safe?
Years ago, Teflon was all the rage. Now, the chemical originally used to make it has been banned. Is nonstick silicone cookware really safer or just another time bomb waiting to explode? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/silicone-cookware https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickan...

580 - Organic, Gluten-Free, Vegan—Which One's Healthiest?
Organic. Humane. Gluten-free. What's are the most important factors to consider when you choose a food brand? There's no simple answer, but getting clarity on your priorities can help. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/organic-gluten-free-vegan https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.q...

579 - Should You Add Mineral Water to Your Diet?
Studies show mineral water may reduce heart disease. Should you make mineral water part of your diet? What's the best brand for you? What should you avoid? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/mineral-water https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https://...


578 - Should You Beware of Glucose Syrup?
Is glucose syrup bad? One reference claims it's a concentrated source of sugar containing four times as many calories per tablespoon. But that data's wrong. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/glucose-syrup https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https:/...

577 - How Endurance Sports Affect Appetite
Exercising for longer periods can stimulate your appetite. Endurance athlete and coach Brock Armstrong joins me with tips on how to avoid unwanted weight gain when training for endurance sports. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/endurance-sports-appetite https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts htt...


576 - What to Eat if You Don't Have a Gallbladder
More people are having their gallbladders removed than ever before—and at a younger age. How does losing your gallbladder affect your diet for the rest of your life? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/best-diet-gallbladder-removal https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytip...

575 - Is Powdered Milk Bad For You?
Online sources claim that powdered milk is dangerous because it contains oxidized cholesterol. Should you keep this relatively non-perishable staple in your emergency food stores? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/powdered-milk-bad-you https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddi...

574 - How to Eat 45,000 Extra Calories Without Gaining Weight
According to the conventional calorie math, the subjects in this over-feeding study should have gained more than a dozen pounds. Is it impossible to overeat protein? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/45000-extra-calories https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/sub...


573 - What's the Best Diet and Exercise for People Over 50?
How should your nutrition and fitness change as you get older? What types of foods and exercises are most important for older adults? Nutrition Diva's guest is healthy aging expert Dr. Christine Rosenbloom. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/best-diet-and-exercise-over-50 https://www.quickanddirtytips.c...

572 - Do Artificial Sweeteners Promote Diabetes?
Sugar-free sweeteners would seem to be a good choice for those with diabetes or pre-diabetes, but the latest research suggests exactly the opposite. Nutrition Diva breaks down why.  Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/do-artificial-sweeteners-promote-diabetes https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts htt...

571 - Does Carb Backloading Help You Lose Weight? Science Says ...
"Eat carbs in the evening to lose weight!" "Avoid carbs in the evening to keep blood sugar in check!" Research into carb backloading is a mixed bag. What should you do? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/carb-backloading https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscri...


570 - How is COVID-19 Affecting Our Food Supply?
What are the challenges facing our nation's farmers, ranchers, and fishermen, how will they affect our access to fresh food, and what can we do about it? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/covid-19-food-supply https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe htt...

569 - How to Get Groceries for Two Weeks in One Easy Trip
Here are some simple steps to help you get the right items and amounts at the grocery store so you can stop wasting food and save on unnecessary trips. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/grocery-shop-two-weeks https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe htt...

387 - How to Tell If You're Really Hungry
We're told to listen to our bodies. But feelings of hunger aren't always a reliable guide as to whether your body needs food.  Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/how-to-tell-if-youre-really-hungry https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https://www.face...


387 - How to Tell If You're Really Hungry
We're told to listen to our bodies. But feelings of hunger aren't always a reliable guide as to whether your body needs food. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2cOgE0O...

568 - Pros and Cons of Air Fryers with Liz Shaw
Registered dietitian Liz Shaw is the author of the new Air Fryer Cookbook for Dummies and joins us to share her best tips and advice on getting the most out of your air fryer. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/air-fryers-liz-shaw https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytip...

567 - Can Too Much Fiber Affect Fertility?
A study suggests that eating too much fiber could interfere with your chances of getting pregnant. What does this mean for women and couples trying to conceive? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/womens-health/fiber-fertility https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe ht...


567 - Can Too Much Fiber Affect Fertility?
A study suggests that eating too much fiber could interfere with your chances of getting pregnant. What does this mean for women and couples trying to conceive? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/womens-health/fiber-fertility https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe ht...

566 - The Big 8—Should You Avoid These Common Food Allergens?
Is there any reason to avoid foods that are common allergens even if you're not allergic to them? Just how common are the most common food allergies? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/big-8 https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https://www.facebook.c...

565 - Does Drinking Milk Increase Breast Cancer Risk?
A new study finds that drinking milk is associated with a significant increase in breast cancer risk. How much should you worry? Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/womens-health/milk-breast-cancer https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https://www.facebook.com/QDTNut...


564 - How Nutrition Affects Immune Function
How do diet and nutrition affect your ability to resist infection? Nutrition Diva explains why cranking immune-boosting nutrients to 11 doesn't work. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/nutrition-and-immune-system https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https://www.fac...

564 - How Nutrition Affects Immune Function
How do diet and nutrition affect your ability to resist infection? Nutrition Diva explains why cranking immune-boosting nutrients to 11 doesn't work. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/nutrition-and-immune-system https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https://www.fac...

455 - How to Stock an Emergency Food Supply
Are you ready in case of an emergency? Nutrition Diva breaks down what should (and shouldn't) be in your emergency food supply kit, including what to have on hand during a viral outbreak or pandemic. Read the transcript. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows. Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. Links: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/ https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe https:/...


563 - What to Do With Fresh Turmeric Root
Turmeric is trending! But if all you've ever had is the ground powder, it's time you experienced the real thing. Grab some fresh turmeric root and read on to find out what to do with this exotic ingredient. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/fresh-turmeric-root-uses Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

562 - Is Coffee Flour a New Fair Trade Nutritional Powerhouse?
Coffee flour is a new ingredient making the rounds. Nutrition Diva has the scoop on what it is, how to use it, and whether the nutrition benefits live up to the hype. TRANSCRIPT: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/coffee-flour | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

561 - How to Fight PCOS with Diet and Nutrition
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) affects as many as 1 in 10 women of child-bearing age, but diet and lifestyle changes can help you overcome your symptoms. TRANSCRIPT: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/womens-health/pcos-diet | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


560 - Fiber 2.0—Fiber's New Science of Health-Boosting Benefits
Fiber is so much more than "roughage!" From your heart, to your bones, to your microbiome, the list of health benefits linked to fiber keeps getting longer. TRANSCRIPT: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/new-fiber-benefits | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

559 - The Biggest Loser is Back, But Is It Better?
Does rebranding The Biggest Loser reality TV show as a pursuit of wellness really lessen the health dangers of competitive weight loss? TRANSCRIPT: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/biggest-loser-reboot | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

465 - Can You Absorb Nutrients Through Your Skin?
With transdermal nutrition, you slap on a patch and don't need that vitamin reminder. But do these products really deliver or are they a waste of money? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/trends-fads/can-you-absorb-nutrients-through-your-skin Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


558 - Best and Worst Diets of 2020 with Jill Weisenberger
Registered dietitian and nutritionist Jill Weisenberg joins Nutrition Diva to share the results and an inside look at the process behind US News and World Report's annual Best Diet Rankings. TRANSCRIPT: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/best-diets-2020 | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

557 - Plenity Is the New Weight Loss Drug in Town—Does It Work?
Many of us are looking for the magic weight-loss bullet. Is Plenity the one? TRANSCRIPT: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/plenity | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

556 - What Are the Health Benefits of Yerba Mate?
The impressive health benefits of drinking yerba mate include increased energy and enhanced weight loss. Should you trade your coffee or tea for this traditional South American beverage? TRANSCRIPT: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/health-benefits-yerba-mate | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


121 - Four Secrets to Keeping Your New Year's Resolution
Even if you broke last year's (or every year's) resolution, this year can be different. TRANSCRIPT & LINKS: Read the transcript: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/4-secrets-keeping-your-new-year’s-resolution | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

555 - The 2019 Year in Nutrition: Hype, Game-Changers, and Snake Oil
What was the year's biggest nutrition breakthrough? Most innovative new product? Most ridiculous fad? Nutrition Diva rounds up the year's biggest nutrition stories. TRANSCRIPT: https://quickanddirtytips.com/LINK | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

554 - A Better Approach to Personalized Nutrition
Two people can eat the same diet and have very different results. How do you find what works for you? The best diet is the healthiest one you can follow. TRANSCRIPT  https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/better-personalized-nutrition | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


553 - Enjoy the Holidays without Wrecking Your Diet
The holidays are a time for indulgence. Here are three strategies that can help you enjoy holiday eating without throwing all your healthy habits under the bus. TRANSCRIPT & LINKS: Read the transcript: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/healthy-holiday-eating | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

552 - Use the Double Dopamine Effect to Reduce Cravings
According to science, you can double down on your eating pleasure by skipping crave-worthy foods and making healthy choices instead. TRANSCRIPT & LINKS: Read the transcript: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/double-dopamine-effect | Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ | Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


550 - Can Meal Replacement Powders Replace Food?
Meal replacement products like Soylent and Huel have gained a loyal following. But are these all-in-one powders and shakes really a more optimal way to get your nutrition? TRANSCRIPT & LINKS Read the transcript: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/soylent-vs-huel Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

550 - Can Meal Replacement Powders Replace Food?
Meal replacement products like Soylent and Huel have gained a loyal following. But are these all-in-one powders and shakes really a more optimal way to get your nutrition? TRANSCRIPT & LINKS Read the transcript: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/soylent-vs-huel Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva ]]>...

549 - Does Seed Cycling Help Balance Hormones?
A newly trendy nutrition practice called seed cycling is said to help balance female hormones and curb hormonal symptoms. Is there science to support the claims? TRANSCRIPT & LINKS Read the transcript: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/ask-the-diva/seed-cycling Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


548 - Six Myths About Type 2 Diabetes
Let's clear up some of the most common myths and misunderstandings about Type 2 diabetes, a disease that affects one in ten American adults. TRANSCRIPT & LINKS Read the transcript: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/medical-conditions/type-2-diabetes-myths Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

547 - 3 Strategies for Eating Healthier: Which One Works Best?
There's new research on the most effective strategies for changing behavior. Which one can help you eat healthier? TRANSCRIPT & LINKS Read the transcript: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/strategies-eating-healthier Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva ]]>...

547 - 3 Strategies for Eating Healthier: Which One Works Best?
There's new research on the most effective strategies for changing behavior. Which one can help you eat healthier? TRANSCRIPT & LINKS Read the transcript: https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/strategies-eating-healthier Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts JOIN THE CONVERSATION Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


546 - What to Eat to Prevent Kidney Stones
Passing a kidney stone is excruciating! Here are some tips to reduce the chances that you'll ever have to endure that pain or relive past misery. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/prevention/prevent-kidney-stones-diet Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

546 - What to Eat to Prevent Kidney Stones
Passing a kidney stone is excruciating! Here are some tips to reduce the chances that you'll ever have to endure that pain or relive past misery. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/prevention/prevent-kidney-stones-diet Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva ]]>...

545 - Is Red Meat Killing Us or Making Us Stronger?
For years, experts have been telling us to cut back on red meat. Now, a new analysis says there's no reason to. Everyone claims to have science on their side. What's a health-conscious consumer to do? Read the transcript at Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


544 - Is Nutrition Research Broken?
USA dietary recommendations lag decades behind the emerging science on diet and nutrition. Is our nutrition guidance system broken? How can we fix it? Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/prevention/is-nutrition-research-broken-an-interview-with-dr-taylor-wallace Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

543 - How to End Portion Distortion, Eat Less, and Still Be Happy
In just 24 hours, you can reset your idea of an average-sized portion. Here's how to eat less and still be satisfied. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/eat-less-portion Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

542 - Iron Deficiency and Hair Loss
Is your hair falling out? Thinning hair can be a sign of iron deficiency and other medical conditions. Reversing it starts with finding the cause. ]]>...


542 - Iron Deficiency and Hair Loss
Is your hair falling out? Thinning hair can be a sign of iron deficiency and other medical conditions. Reversing it starts with finding the cause. ]]>...

542 - Is Iron Deficiency Causing Your Hair Loss?
Is your hair falling out? Thinning hair can be a sign of iron deficiency and other medical conditions. Reversing it starts with finding the cause. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/iron-deficiency-hair-loss Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

541 - Are Sports Drinks the Best Way to Replace Electrolytes?
You don't just lose water when you sweat; you lose electrolytes. When are sports drinks with electrolytes necessary? Nutrition Diva sat down with sports nutritionist Kelly Pritchett. Dr. Pritchett to get some answers. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/sports-drinks Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https:...


541 - Are Sports Drinks the Best Way to Replace Electrolytes?
You don't just lose water when you sweat; you lose electrolytes. When are sports drinks with electrolytes necessary? Nutrition Diva sat down with sports nutritionist Kelly Pritchett. Dr. Pritchett to get some answers. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/sports-drinks Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https:...

540 - Healthiest and Unhealthiest Kind of Fish
Fish is a great source of protein, and it's low in saturated fat. But not all fish is created equal. Nutrition Diva breaks down the healthiest and unhealthiest ways to get your recommended servings. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/best-worst-fish Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva ]]>...

540 - Healthiest and Unhealthiest Kinds of Fish
Fish is a great source of protein, and it's low in saturated fat. But not all fish is created equal. Nutrition Diva breaks down the healthiest and unhealthiest ways to get your recommended servings. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/best-worst-fish Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


540 - Healthiest and Unhealthiest Kinds of Fish
Fish is a great source of protein, and it's low in saturated fat. But not all fish is created equal. Nutrition Diva breaks down the healthiest and unhealthiest ways to get your recommended servings. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/best-worst-fish Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva ]]>...


539 - Top 5 Nutrients for Postpartum Recovery
Registered Dietitian Melissa Mitri discusses the importance of good nutrition after giving birth and the five most important nutrients for a new mom and her baby. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/womens-health/nutrients-postpartum-recovery Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

538 - How to Choose a Protein Bar
Not all protein bars are created equal. Let's examine the difference between energy bars and protein bars and talk about what to look for when choosing a protein bar. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/how-to-pick-a-protein-bar Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

537 - Are Probiotics Safe for Your Immune System?
Although their benefits may be limited, probiotic supplements are generally safe for healthy people. But there are some situations where beneficial bacteria (either from foods or supplements) can post a threat to the host. Read the transcript at Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


536 - Can Tart Cherries Reduce Arthritis Pain?
Tart (or sour) cherry juice has developed quite a reputation as an arthritis cure, anti-inflammatory agent, even an insomnia cure.  Is there enough evidence to support adding tart cherry juice to your day? Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/tart-cherry-juice Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

535 - Can the GAPS Diet Heal Your Brain?
The GAPS diet has been proposed as a treatment for conditions including autism, schizophrenia, depression, and ADHD. But is there evidence to support the use of this extreme protocol?  Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/gaps-diet-brain Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

534 - How Getting Sleep Can Reduce Food Cravings
There's a connection between sleep and hunger. Getting better quality sleep may help with appetite, cravings, and ultimately, weight loss. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/sleep-and-hunger Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


533 - Pros and Cons of Oat Milk
Is oat milk good for you? Are there any dangers of drinking oat milk? What's the bottom line on nutritional value?  Nutrition Diva has the scoop on the hottest new nondairy alternative. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/oat-milk-nutrition Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

532 - Can You Eat Too Much Fiber?
The Institute of Medicine hasn’t set an upper limit on fiber, meaning that there’s no amount at which it’s considered toxic. But could excessive fiber block absorption of minerals from foods? Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/fiber-mineral-deficiencies Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

473 - Is The Beyond Burger Healthy for You? (Reissue)
A new generation of plant-based products are taking veggie burgers to a whole new level. This week, a look at the Beyond Burger and how it compares with beef and other meat-free options. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/is-the-beyond-burger-healthy-for-you Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twit...


531 - Personalized Nutrition: The Latest on DNA-Based Diets
What can our genes tell us about which diet will work best for us? Before you send off your DNA sample, here's new research you need to know. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/dna-driven-diets Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

530 - Wellness Is Not the Enemy
Novelist Jessica Knoll argues that we should "Smash the Wellness Industry."  Has our toxic dieting culture co-opted wellness?  Is it possible to be happy AND healthy? Read the transcript at Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

529 - Is Leaky Gut a Legitimate Diagnosis?
Registered dietitian and digestive health specialist Tamara Duker Freuman joins Nutrition Diva to sort through the facts and fictions surrounding intestinal permeability, also known as leaky gut syndrome. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/leaky-gut-syndrome-legitimate Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


528 - Is Extra Virgin Olive Oil Good for High-Heat Cooking?
There's new research on the best oils to cook with. Here's Nutrition Diva's take! Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/extra-virgin-olive-oil-cooking Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

445 - Is Being Overweight Unhealthy? Reframing the Debate
While new science suggests there's no such thing as 'healthy obese,' think of it this way: It’s not that your weight doesn’t matter. It’s just that it’s not the only thing that matters. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/node/11851 Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

527 - Secrets of Successful Habit Change with Gretchen Rubin
Get more Nutrition Diva at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/nutrition-diva Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva LEARN MORE ABOUT GRETCHEN RUBIN http://gretchenrubin.com...


526 - Is A2 Milk Better for You?
You may have seen a2 milk in your grocery store. This pricey designer milk comes with some big claims. Let's explore the science behind the hype.  Read the transcript at: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/is-a2-milk-really-better-for-you/  Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

525 - Nutrition Tips for New College Grads
.Eating healthy is one of many challenges new college graduates face. Nutrition Diva's handy nutrition guide will help you set up your kitchen, choose pantry staples, and start cooking simple meals like a pro in no time....


523 - Quinine: Medicine or Mixer?
Quinine is a bitter compound that's used in tonic water but also has a long history of medical use. Can quinine prevent leg cramps? Are there side effects to drinking it? Nutrition Diva has all the details. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/ask-the-diva/quinine-medicine-or-mixer Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.co...

522 - The 3 Levers of Appetite
Researchers have identified three distinct neural pathways that control our desire to eat. Two rely on our desire to avoid discomfort. The third is all about pleasure. Understanding these three neurological triggers may help tame an out of control appetite. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/the-3-levers-of-appetite Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutr...

521 - CBD: Does the Science Support the Hype?
Registered Dietitian and Holistic Cannabis Practitioner, Janice Bissex, joins Nutrition Diva to explore the evidence to support CBD oil for relief of pain, insomnia, and anxiety. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/medical-conditions/cbd-oil-does-the-science-support-the-hype Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


520 - Is Your Calorie Counter Lying to You?
Whether it's the number of calories on the Nutrition Facts label or the readout on your Fitbit, chances are those calories counts are wildly inaccurate. So, what's the point of paying attention to calories? Nutrition Diva explains. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/can-you-trust-your-calorie-counter Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: ...

519 - Should You Eat Fewer Eggs?
First eggs are bad. Then they’re OK. Now they’re bad again. Nutrition Diva puts the latest study on eggs and cholesterol in perspective (and provides solid, scientifically-based advice without the hype). Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/should-you-eat-fewer-eggs Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitte...

518 - Are Omega-3 Eggs as Good as Eating Fish?
Fish are high in omega-3 fatty acids. But what if you can't eat seafood? Can omega-3 enriched eggs or peanut butter provide the same health benefits? Nutrition Diva answers a listener question. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/are-omega-3-eggs-as-good-as-eating-fish Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionD...


517 - Aflatoxins in Nuts: Danger or Hype?
Some of the scary things you may have heard about nuts and aflatoxins are probably exaggerated or taken out of context. Nonetheless, these are not imaginary concerns. Nutrition Diva explains. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/aflatoxins-in-nuts-danger-or-hype Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

516 - How to Do More with Dinner: An Interview with Melissa Joy Dobbins
Registered dietitian and creator of the Sound Bites podcast, Melissa Joy Dobbins joins Nutrition Diva to discuss strategies for connecting with your family while improving your nutrition, saving money, and time. It's not about doing more, it's about getting more. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/how-to-do-more-with-dinner-an-interview-with-melissa-joy-dobbins Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITIO...

515 - Are Nutritional Supplements a Waste of Money?
The FDA is stepping up its oversight of the $50 billion nutritional supplement industry. Hopefully, it'll help reduce the number of people who are hurt by harmful products. Unfortunately, it won't do much to reduce the amount we waste on useless ones. Nutrition Diva has the scoop on which supplements are money down the drain....


514 - The Setpoint Diet: Interview with Jonathan Bailor
Jonathan Bailor joins Nutrition Diva to talk about his new book, The Setpoint Diet. Can you change what your body wants to weigh? Read the transcript at Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

513 - Is Lean Protein Really Better For You?
We're often told to choose lean protein. But is lean protein actually healthier? Or is it long past time to retire this phrase? Nutrition Diva busts another food myth. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/is-lean-protein-really-better-for-you Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

512 - Should Americans Follow the Canadian Food Guide?
Canada recently got a new Food Guide. Dr. Yoni Freedhoff joins Nutrition Diva to discuss what might Americans have to gain from following Canada's lead. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/should-americans-follow-the-canadian-food-guide Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


511 - Your Brain on Cholesterol
Too much cholesterol can be bad for your heart. But could it be good for your brain? Nutrition Diva dives into the new research on the potential benefits of cholesterol. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/this-is-your-brain-on-cholesterol Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

510 - Can Fiber Cancel Out Calories?
Eating more fiber may help you lose weight, but not by canceling out the calories you've already eaten. Nutrition Diva explains how eating more fiber can (and can't) help you manage your weight and which foods to choose. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/can-fiber-undo-the-damage-of-a-high-fat-meal Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: h...


509 - Is Protein Combining Necessary After All?
Combining complementary plant proteins was fashionable back in the 70s, dismissed in the 90s, and may now be making a comeback thanks to new research. Protein researcher Doug Paddon Jones joins me to discuss his latest study. Read the transcript at: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/is-protein-combining-necessary-after-all Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com...

508 - Are Some Fruits More Fattening Than Others?
It's time to clear up some confusion about fruit, sugar, fructose and how this all fits together into a healthy diet. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/are-some-fruits-more-fattening-than-others Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

394 - How Much Fat Can You Lose?
The faster you are losing weight, the less fat you're likely to be losing. read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2cx0wEE...


507 - Bloating: The Causes and the Cures
In order to find relief from bloating, you have to figure out what's causing your symptoms! Tamara Duker Freuman, author of The Bloated Belly Whisperer, explains why there isn't a one-size-fits-all solution to bloating. Read the transcript at Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

506 - Does Eating Organic Reduce Cancer Risk?
A recent study claims to confirm what a lot of people felt that they already knew: eating organic can reduce your risk of getting cancer. But a closer look at the details reveals a different story. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/prevention/does-eating-organic-reduce-cancer-risk Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDi...

505 - Preventing E. coli Outbreaks Is Easier Than You Think
Food safety and technology expert Dr. Christine Bruhn explains the surprising reason that we don't use a widely-accepted technology to prevent food-borne illnesses such as the recent E. coli outbreak. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/preventing-e-coli-outbreaks-is-easier-than-you-think Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://tw...


504 - The Faces of Farming: Almonds
In the final installment of our Faces of Farming series, Nutrition Diva talks with almond grower Brian Wahlbrink about almonds, sustainability, and the future of agriculture. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/whats-it-like-to-work-on-an-almond-grove Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

503 - The Faces of Farming: Strawberries
In the third installment of our Faces of Farming series, we speak with Greg France, who grows strawberries with his wife in California. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/whats-it-like-to-work-on-a-cattle-ranch Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva https://www.beefitswhatsfordinner.com/raising-beef htt...

BONUS: Faces of Farming: Dairy
In a special bonus episode, we meet fifth generation dairy farmer Tara Vander Dussen, who discusses the technology and innovation on her family's farm. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/whats-it-like-to-work-on-a-dairy-farm Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


502 - The Faces of Farming: Beef
In the second episode of our Faces of Farming series, we talk to Dr. Tera Barnhardt, coordinator of animal health and welfare for Cattle Empire, about the care and technology that goes into the beef you feed your family. Learn more about raising beef and Cattle Empire at: https://www.beefitswhatsfordinner.com/raising-beef https://www.facebook.com/CattleEmpire/?ref=br_rs Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/whats-it-like-to-work-on-a-cattle-ranch Check out al...

501 - The Faces of Farming: Artichokes
In the first segment of our Faces of Farming miniseries, we meet vegetable farmer and VP of Artichoke Production Dale Huss. Dale explains what it takes to get all of those vegetables from the fields to our front door. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/whats-it-like-to-run-a-vegetable-farm Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://...

500 - Does Intermittent Fasting Work?
Intermittent fasting is one of the hottest new diet trends. Proponents say it can help you lose weight, improve blood sugar metabolism and slow aging. What's the research on this new fad? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/does-intermittent-fasting-work Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


499 - Pesticides on Our Plates: Is Our Food Safe to Eat?
A new report looks at the amount of pesticides that are making their way to our plates. Nutrition Diva examines the results with toxicologist and pesticide expert Dr. Carl Winter. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/pesticides-on-our-plates-is-our-food-safe-to-eat Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

498 - How to Lower PSA Levels Naturally
Certain foods and habits have been shown to support a healthy prostate and reduce the risk of prostate cancer. But these tips are not just for men. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/mens-health/how-to-lower-psa-levels-naturally Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

497 - Pros and Cons of the Ketogenic Diet
Do the pros of the ketogenic diet outweigh the cons? For me, they don’t. Here's why. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/pros-and-cons-of-the-ketogenic-diet Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


496 - Can You Have Too Much 'Good' (HDL) Cholesterol?
A new study suggests that too much "good" cholesterol may be just as bad as too little. Dr. Sanaz Majd joins Nutrition Diva to sort out what this new research means for our heart health and risks. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/medical-conditions/can-you-have-too-much-good-hdl-cholesterol Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/...

495 - Do You Need a Digestive Enzyme Supplement?
Over the counter digestive enzymes supplements have grown increasingly popular and are marketed to help with digestive symptoms like indigestion, bloating, and gas. But can these supplements really help you digest your food better or relieve these symptoms? Read the transcript at Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

494 - What Are the Benefits of Drinking Aloe Juice?
Many people also advocate drinking aloe vera juice. What are the benefits and risks of drinking aloe juice? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/ask-the-diva/what-are-the-benefits-of-drinking-aloe-juice Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


493 - How Much Omega-6 Do You Need?
As little as four or five grams of linoleic acid is enough to prevent an omega-6 deficiency. If you are also getting the recommended one to two grams of omega-3 (and most Americans are), that also makes for a nice ratio. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/how-much-omega-6-do-you-need Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutri...

492 - Mindful Eating: How We Get it Wrong
Mindful eating is supposed to make us healthier, happier, and more relaxed. Instead, we end up feeling stressed and guilty about not doing it. If you hate eating mindfully, you might be doing it wrong. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/mindful-eating-how-we-get-it-wrong Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Nutriti...


491 - Is Drinking Milk Unnatural?
Some claim that drinking the milk of other animals—or drinking milk beyond infancy—is both unnatural and unhealthy. How do the arguments for and against consuming milk stack up? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/is-drinking-milk-unnatural Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

490 - Is Butter a Healthy Fat?
Butter is making a comeback as a healthy fat. But are the claims for the benefits of butter for real? How does butter fit into a healthy diet? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/is-butter-a-healthy-fat Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

489 - How to Build a Better Salad in 6 Steps
A big salad can be the healthiest meal of your day. But it’s also possible for salads to miss the mark. Here are six steps that will help you build the perfect salad. Read the transcript at https://quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/how-to-build-a-better-salad-in-6-steps Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


488 - Can a Low-Carb Diet Cure Reflux?
A low FODMAP diet can bring relief from IBS and other intestinal miseries. But could it also be the answer for chronic heartburn? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/medical-conditions/can-a-low-carb-diet-cure-reflux Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

487 - What Is the Cracker Test?
Some claim that chewing on a saltine can reveal how much carbohydrate you should eat. Nutrition Diva thinks this is completely crackers. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/trends-fads/what-is-the-cracker-test Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

486 - What Are Postbiotics?
Postbiotics refers to the metabolic byproducts of those probiotic bacteria, which seem to be responsible for many of the beneficial effects of probiotics. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/what-are-postbiotics Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


485 - What Is Gymnema Sylvestre and Can It Kill Sugar Cravings?
Gymnemic acid binds to the taste receptors on your tongue that perceive sweetness. As a result, it makes sweet things taste a lot less sweet. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/what-is-gymnema-sylvestre-and-can-it-kill-sugar-cravings Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

484 - Rethinking Drinking: Do the Benefits of Alcohol Outweigh the Risks?
Moderate alcohol consumption has been linked with a longer life. But new research questions the benefits of even moderate drinking. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/prevention/rethinking-drinking-do-the-benefits-of-alcohol-outweigh-the-risks Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

483 - Protein Density: How To Get More Protein for Fewer Calories
It can be challenging to to increase your protein intake using plant-based sources without taking in more calories than you need. This is where the concept of protein density can help. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/protein-density-how-to-get-more-protein-for-fewer Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://t...


482 - The Surprising Link Between Salt and Weight Gain
Moderating our sodium intake may help us maintain healthier gut flora, which is associated with healthier body weight. Who saw that coming? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/the-surprising-link-between-salt-and-weight-gain Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

481 - The Candida Diet: Separating Fact from Fiction
You'll find a confusing mix of true and false information about candida diet and nutrition online. Let’s sort fact from fiction. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/ask-the-diva/the-candida-diet-separating-fact-from-fiction Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

480 - Can Xylitol Prevent Bone Loss?
Xylitol can absolutely protect against bone loss and prevent osteoporosis. If you’re a rat. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/prevention/can-xylitol-prevent-bone-loss Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


479 - How to Increase Fiber Without Overloading on Calories
Many high-fiber foods are also high in calories. If you're looking to increase fiber but keep calories under control, you want foods with a high fiber density. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/how-to-increase-fiber-without-overloading-on-calories Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

478 - 10 Nutrition Worries You Can Stop Stressing About
Let's make sure we're not stressing out about things we don't actually need to worry about. As my contribution to the general well-being, here are ten nutrition concerns that you can probably cross off your list. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/10-nutrition-worries-you-can-stop-stressing-about Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ ...

432 - Myths about Sulfites and Wine
Let’s clear up some of the most common myths and misunderstandings about sulfites, wine, and headaches. Read the transcript at http://bit.ly/2s7WWIh. Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


477 - Mushroom Coffee: The Science Behind the Trend
A new line of mushroom coffee promises to increase productivity, focus, energy, and much more. What's the science to support the claims? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/trends-fads/mushroom-coffee-the-science-behind-the-trend Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

476 - Does Sugar Really Suppress the Immune Response?
Eating sugar may put your white blood cells into a temporary coma. But there’s a lot more to the story of how sugar affects our immune response. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/prevention/does-sugar-really-suppress-the-immune-system Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

475 - Does Sparkling Water Make You Hungry?
Even if carbonated drinks increase the "hunger hormone" ghrelin, these hormones are only one of many factors that contribute to our subjective experience of being hungry. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/does-sparkling-water-make-you-hungry Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


474 - How Fake Nutrition News Hurts Us All
Learning to think critically about nutrition claims can help make us better consumers of information in general. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/ask-the-diva/how-fake-nutrition-news-hurts-us-all Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

473 - Is The Beyond Burger Healthy for You?
A new generation of plant-based products are taking veggie burgers to a whole new level. This week, a look at the Beyond Burger and how it compares with beef and other meat-free options. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/is-the-beyond-burger-healthy-for-you Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twit...

472 - Are the Benefits of Fish Oil Overrated?
Fish oil supplements are the third most popular nutritional supplement. But just how firm is the evidence to support their use? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/are-the-benefits-of-fish-oil-overrated Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


471 - Lectins and the Plant Paradox
Could it be that the foods that we are constantly encouraged to eat more of, are actually making us sick? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/lectins-and-the-plant-paradox Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

470 - Do Calcium Supplements Raise Your Risk of Colon Cancer?
Doubling up on your calcium will not make your bones twice as strong. But it may increase your risk of other health problems. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/womens-health/do-calcium-supplements-raise-your-risk-of-colon-cancer Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

469 - Is the Vegan Impossible Burger Healthy for You?
These juicy plant-based burgers could fool even a meat lover. But are they actually healthier for us? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/know-your-nutrients/is-the-vegan-impossible-burger-healthy-for-you Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


468 - What is Water Weight?
If you gain or lose three or four pounds overnight, most of that is probably due to water weight. But how and why do we gain and lose so much water? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/what-is-water-weight Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

467 - Do Eggs Increase Diabetes Risk?
One study finds that eating an egg a day can triple your risk of developing diabetes. But there's more to this story. Read on to see whether you should stop eating eggs. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/prevention/do-eggs-increase-diabetes-risk Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

466 - What to Eat to Prevent the Flu
Are there foods and nutrients that can help bolster your defenses against the flu? Nutrition Diva sorts the facts from fiction--plus one criticial factor that's often overlooked. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/prevention/what-to-eat-to-prevent-the-flu Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


464 - Can You Lose Weight by Eating More Often?
In the Abs Diet, David Zinczenko claims that eating more frequently helps burn more fat. Is six meals a day the secret to losing weight? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/can-you-lose-weight-by-eating-more-often Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

463 - Should You Eliminate Oil From Your Diet?
Is an oil-free diet healthier? What are the arguments for and against eliminating oil from your diet? Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/should-you-eliminate-oil-from-your-diet Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

462 - Is It Safe to Eat Freezer Burned Food?
What causes freezer burn and how can you prevent it? Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/is-it-safe-to-eat-freezer-burned-food Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


461 - How to Change your Habits: An Interview with Dan Ariely
Behavioral economist and bestselling author Dan Ariely shares his research on what really motivates people to make positive changes and how a scale that doesn't show your weight can help you slim down. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/how-to-motivate-healthy-habits-an-interview-with-dan-ariely Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: htt...

460 - Why Do Antidepressants Cause Weight Gain?
Up to 25% of people who take antidepressants report significant weight gain. Is there anything you can do to fight back? Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/mental-health/why-do-antidepressants-cause-weight-gain Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


459 - The Best Nutrition Ideas of 2017
What were the best nutrition tips, ideas, and products of the year? Nutrition Diva looks back over 2017 and picks out the highlights. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/best-nutrition-ideas-2017 Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

458 - Is Nonstick Cookware Safe?
Nonstick pans allow you to cook with less oil and clean-up is a breeze. But most nonstick pans are coated with Teflon. Does that make them unsafe? Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/cookingrecipes/are-nonstick-pans-safe Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

457 - How to Increase Breast Milk Supply
New moms often worry about whether they are producing enough milk for baby, and there are a slew of products that claim to help. But do they? Nutrition Diva takes a look at the evidence. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/womens-health/how-to-increase-breast-milk-supply Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


456 - Is Meratrim Effective for Weight Loss?
This over the counter weight loss supplement has some solid research to back it up. But it's probably too soon to declare victory over obesity. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/weight-loss/does-meratrim-work-for-weight-loss Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

454 - Can Pesticides Affect Pregnancy?
A recent study suggests that pesticides in produce may interfere with your chances of getting pregnant. Nutrition Diva puts the news in perspective with some practical advice on how to minimize your risk without maximizing your food bill. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/womens-health/can-pesticides-affect-pregnancy Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twit...


453 - What to Do With Fresh Turmeric Root
Turmeric is trending! But if all you've ever had is the ground powder, it's time you experienced the real thing. Grab some fresh turmeric root and read on to find out what to do with this exotic ingredient. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/fresh-turmeric-root-uses Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

452 - What is Sole Water and Is It Good For You?
A new fad being promoted by various health and wellness gurus promises an astonishing list of benefits. Is there any truth to the hype? Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/trends-fads/what-is-sole-water Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

451 - Stop Searching for the Perfect Sweetener
Sugar tastes good. But it's also bad for us. 22% of Americans are trying to reduce their sugar intake and more than half are trying to avoid artificial sweeteners like Equal and Splenda. What's the upshot? Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/stop-searching-for-perfect-sweetener Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Nu...


450 - What is Seitan?
Get the 411 on seitan and its surprising secret ingredient. Is this meat substitute one to try or one to skip? Nutrition Diva Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/what-is-seitan Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

449 - 3 Ways to Improve Your Nutrition This Fall
Give your eating habits a fall tune-up by adopting these three simple habits: harvest your herbs, become a soup ninja, and become friends with fermentation. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/improve-nutrition-in-fall-autumn Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

448 - How to Build More Muscle with Less Protein
Research suggests that higher protein meals can help you lose weight, slow aging, and speed recovery. But what if you don't want to--or can't-- eat that much protein? This week's show has tips on how to get more benefit from less protein. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/how-to-build-more-muscle-with-less-protein Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNut...


447 - Should You Follow Tom Brady's Nutrition Advice?
In Tom Brady's book The TB12 Method you'll find some solid nutrition advice but you'll have to wade through an awful lot of woo to find it. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/should-you-follow-tom-brady-s-nutrition-advice Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

446 - The Low-Carb Craze: Are Carbohydrates Killing Us?
A new study seems to suggest that eating more carbs will shorten your life. The Nutrition Diva takes a closer look to find out what we can really take away from this latest research. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/node/11906 Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...

444 ND 2 Ways to Hack Your Blood Sugar
The usual advice is to cut back on foods that are rich in carbohydrates. But there may be a way to keep blood sugar down without eliminating carbohydrate-rich foods....


443 ND What Is Mycoprotein?
Mycoprotein is a plant-based source of protein you might not have heard much about. Here's the 411 on this alternative protein source....

442 ND Nutrition Tips for Beating Jet Lag
Whether you’re traveling for work or pleasure, jet lag can put a damper on things. Here are a few tricks to help your body synchronize to the local time more quickly....

331 ND 10 Most Nutritious Foods for the Money (Reissue)
You can get all the nutrients--and calories--you need for less than $5 a day. Nutrition Diva shows you how with this list of the 10 most nutritious foods for your money. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1F3ZLoO...


439 ND What Can You Do for a Fatty Liver?
Fatty liver disease can be a warning sign of bigger troubles ahead. Fortunately, it’s something that can be turned around with diet and lifestyle changes. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/node/11286 Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...



434 ND Pros and Cons of Keeping a Diet Log
Keeping a diet log has some advantages but there may also be some pitfalls. Here's how to get the most out of a diet log Read the transcript at http://bit.ly/2sRj3n2 Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW NUTRITION DIVA Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/QDTNutrition/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/NutritionDiva...


429 ND The Disease Proofing Myth
Healthy diet and lifestyle choices can reduce your risk of disease, but not to zero. Let's take a more realistic approach to risk reduction....


428 ND Diet Soda and Dementia: What You Need to Know
A recent study finds that drinking even one diet soda a day may triple your risk for developing dementia. But there's a lot more to the story. Nutrition Diva explains. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2p6fwes...

426 ND 3 Nutrition Tips for Night Owls
If you’re a dyed-in-the-wool night owl, changing your daily rhythm may not be possible. But borrowing a couple of habits from the early birds could help you stay healthier. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2ojLp7O...


425 ND Is Protein Powder Safe for Toddlers?
As protein powders have become more widely used, people are asking it's OK to give protein powder to small children. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2p1lEZH...

424 ND 3 Reasons to Try Black Rice
Not a brown rice fan? Black rice may make a whole grain lover out of you yet. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2p7boLi...


421 ND Whole30: Elimination Diet or Nutritional Penance?
Last week, I reviewed some of the pros and cons of the Whole30 program. This week, we take a deeper dive into two aspects of this popular program: identifying food sensitivities and as a way to get your diet back on track. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2or1MyV...

420 ND Pros and Cons of the Whole30
The Whole30 nutrition challenge is wildly popular. But can it really deliver on its promises? Nutrition Diva examines the pros, cons, and alternatives. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2mKDjmh...



413 ND Should You Cut Fat or Carbs to Lose Weight?
The secret to healthy weight loss may have nothing to do with how many carbs or how much fat you eat. Read on to find the surprising factor that might make all the difference. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2klEapm...


411 ND How to Cultivate Body Kindness
Registered Dietitian-Nutritionist Rebecca Scritchfield's book Body Kindness will help you get off the dieting bandwagon and onto a kinder and more sustainable path to healthy eating. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2isXQa8...

357 ND Cool Weather Nutrition Tips
How to tweak your meals and menus to keep your nutrition up as the mercury dips. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1RSWl2p...


409 ND Can Prunes Reverse Bone Loss?
Several studies suggest that eating prunes every day could help prevent or even reverse bone loss and osteoporosis. Here's what you need to know about prunes and bone health. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2iVTSLj...

408 ND 4 Reasons You Need a Pressure Cooker
This is not your Grandma's exploding pressure cooker. Today's pressure cookers can make your life easier and your meals healthier. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2iVPUCd...


407 ND 3 Ways to Make Your Diet More Sustainable
There are three big factors that contribute to the sustainability of our individual and collective diets—and that one or two of these often gets overlooked. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2gOqxhp...

406 ND Diet Strategy to Lose Fat and Gain Muscle
Conventional wisdom tells us to eat less to lose fat and eat more to gain muscle. How should you eat if you want to do both at the same time? Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2gUmX5F...


405 ND Can Spices Help You Lose Weight?
Can adding spices to your diet charge up your metabolism and speed weight loss? Nutrition Diva has the pros and cons of a new diet fad. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2g8jFdx...

404 ND Are Probiotic Foods a Waste of Time?
Are you stocking the pond but starving the fish? When it comes to a healthy gut, prebiotics may be way more important than probiotics. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2gzCYSh...


402 ND Does Science Support Ayurveda?
Ayurvedic medicine was practiced for thousands of years before anyone invented the placebo controlled experiment. How has this ancient system held up to modern scientific scrutiny? Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2em8cKm...


400 ND Is It Better to Eat Seasonal Produce?
Eating fresh local produce is a great idea. But there's no reason to avoid fruits and vegetables because they aren't in season. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2d29GXn...


397 ND Is Intuitive Eating the Answer to Weight Loss?
Proponents of intuitive eating promise that you can eat whatever you want as long as you're sufficiently attuned to your body. Nutrition Diva is not so sure. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2cUNZJq...


393 ND Are Saponins in Quinoa Toxic?
Some worry that saponins in quinoa can damage your intestines. But is there evidence to support these claims? Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2diBABG...


390 ND Do Artificial Sweeteners Promote Diabetes?
Sugar-free sweeteners would seem to be a good choice for those with diabetes or pre-diabetes, but the latest research suggests exactly the opposite. Nutrition Diva breaks down why. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2cDZEMX...

389 ND How to Reduce the Toxins in Your Blood
A certain amount of toxic exposure may be the price of living in the 21st century. But there may be something you can do to help reduce the level of toxins in your blood. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2dkNmw4...


387 ND How to Tell If You're Really Hungry
We're told to listen to our bodies. But feelings of hunger aren't always a reliable guide as to whether your body needs food. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2cOgE0O...

386 ND What's the IIFYM Diet?
Proponents claim it doesn't matter what you eat as long as it fits your macros. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2cUMfjp...


383 ND What's the Definition of Processed Meat?
The reason that it’s hard to find a hard and fast definition for processed meat is that there isn’t one. Nutrition DIva makes sense of the madness. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/2dkBW70...


381 ND How to Avoid Biggest Loser Syndrome
As contestants on the Biggest Loser have learned the hard way, extreme weight loss can wreck your metabolism. Nutrition Diva offers strategies for preventing and restoring the damage. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1YPwkCz...

380 ND The Savory Side of Chocolate
Get more of the health benefits of chocolate without increasing your sugar intake. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/21Uy13x...


378 ND Clean Eating with Hungry Girl
Hungry Girl Lisa Lillien shares her latest recipes and tips on how to eat fewer calories without eating less food Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1Z0Ri10...


375 ND Is Saturated Fat Good For Your Heart?
Diets low in fat and saturated fat can actually increase your risk of heart disease. But a high fat diet isn't necessarily the solution either. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1VmIqo0...


373 ND How Does Dairy Affect Hormone Levels?
Does the estrogen in cow’s milk promote the growth of hormone-sensitive cancers or cause early puberty in children? Nutrition Diva investigates. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1UT2vkj...


010 SP How to Handle Food Cravings
Nutrition Diva invites the Savvy Psychologist to share some strategies for staving off food cravings with her listeners--because psychology and nutrition are inherently connected. Read the full transcript here: bit.ly/1RlFeEZ...


368 ND Do Cruciferous Vegetables Affect Your Thyroid?
Brocoli, cauliflower and other cruciferous vegetables are sometimes said to interfere with thyroid function. Could eating these veggies cause low thyroid function? Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1Rgx7eG...

367 ND The DASH Diet Gets an Upgrade
There's no doubt that the original DASH diet was effective for reducing blood pressure and weight loss. But a tastier version may work just as well. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1RgwYYS...


365 ND What Is a Plant-Based Diet?
This trendy term seems to have many contradictory meanings. So what is a plant-based diet, and when is it important that we agree on the meaning of such terms? Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1nmCTPV...


362 ND How Risky Is Double Dipping?
The practice of double-dipping strikes most people as gross and unsanitary. But does it really increase your risk of infection? Nutrition Diva investigates the science behind the Seinfeld episode. Read the full transcript here: bit.ly/1VKGPFX...



358 ND Can We Find Common Ground?
A few dozen of the world's leading nutrition researchers and influencers recently gathered in Boston to see what they could all agree on. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1O9cbq4...



354 ND 4 Time-Saving Tips for Eating Healthy
Preparing healthy, wholesome meals doesn't have to be a full time job. Nutrition Diva has 4 tips that will save you time (and money) in the kitchen. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1RgU8LK...

353 ND Raw Mushrooms: Hazardous or Harmless?
Several well-known experts have warned against eating raw mushrooms due to toxins they contain. Nutrition Diva investigates whether this is something you need to worry about. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1GzlZX6...


353 ND Raw Mushrooms: Hazardous or Harmless?
Several well-known experts have warned against eating raw mushrooms due to toxins they contain. Nutrition Diva investigates whether this is something you need to worry about. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1GzlZX6 ]]>...



254 ND 3 Things Nutrition Diva Won't Eat
When it comes to diet, I'm neither a purist nor a perfectionist. But there is a short list of foods that will go hungry rather than eat. What are they? Click to find out. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1NPHHa6...







341 ND Nutrition Tips for Headache Prevention
Can certain foods trigger headaches? Can nutritional supplements offer drug-free relief? Read on for Nutrition Divas tips for preventing headaches with diet and lifestyle changes. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1SLjWiE...






333 ND Can Diet Reduce Stress?
Nutrition Diva discusses a surprising new link between diet and your brain, and details which foods can actually help lower stress levels. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1F9rrcP...


332 ND Foods to Restore Your Intestinal Flora
Certain drugs and medical procedures can do a number on your intestinal bacteria. Nutrition Diva explains how to replenish your gut flora with food - and which foods to avoid to help the good bacteria thrive. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1HEdkze...