Nutrition Basics

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How to Pick the Best Probiotic for You, and 9 Quality Brands to Buy
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15 Foods High in Zinc for a Stronger Immune System
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8 Surprising Foods That Can Cause Bad Breath
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Sardines with tomato and garlic
Here’s Why Dietitians Want You to Eat More Sardines
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Bell pepper Shakshouka with naan
16 Mediterranean Diet Staples to Buy at Trader Joe's
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The One Dinner Sleep Experts Want You to Eat More Often
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How Bad Is It Really to Skip Protein After a Workout?
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9 Sneaky Nutrition Claims Not to Fall for at the Grocery Store
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20 Foods High in Potassium for a Healthy Heart
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This Is Why Your Coffee Isn't Working Anymore, and How to Do a Caffeine Tolerance Reset
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15 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Can Easily Make at Home
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Your Ultimate Guide to Buying Whole Grains, According to a Dietitian
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20 Foods High in Protein for Strong Muscles
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The Chicken Cut Dietitians Want You to Eat More Often (It's Not the Breast)
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A woman eating an iron-rich beef burger outdoors
20 Tasty Foods High in Iron You’ll Love
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6 Foods That Can Cause Diarrhea
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5 Supplements That Can Cause Diarrhea (and How to Prevent It)
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The 7 Worst Breakfast Foods for Inflammation
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What Really Happens to Your Body When You Start Taking Probiotics
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5 Dietary Fiber Mistakes You're Making (and How to Fix Them)
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Struggling With Heartburn? Eating More of This One Nutrient Can Help
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What Really Happens to Your Body When You Take Collagen
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How Bad Is It Really to Eat Carbs Before Bed?
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The 3 Worst Drinks for Inflammation
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7 Foods That Cause Gas (That Aren't Beans)
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Greek yogurt granola Pomegranate parfait
5 Gut-Healthy Foods Your Diet Is Missing (and How to Enjoy Them)
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4 Reasons to Eat a Little More Fish
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The 7 Best Dietitian-Led Podcasts for Free, Trustworthy Nutrition Advice
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10 Foods You Should Stop Storing in the Fridge
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The 6 Best Foods to Help You Poop
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Woman sneezing in a tissue in the living room.
Can Taking Zinc Actually Shorten Your Cold?
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Probiotics Are Great, but There's a Simpler Way to Improve Your Gut Health
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Homeade Sweet Bacon Pancakes
The 5 Worst Foods for Inflammation
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8 Foods High in Zinc and Vitamin D to Support Your Immune System
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Gassy and Bloated? Sip These 6 Drinks to Help Soothe Your Stomach
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Miso Is the Gut-Healthy Food Your Diet Is Missing — Here’s How to Eat It (Besides in Soup)
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Gassy and Bloated? Avoid These 6 Drinks That Make Things Worse
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The Best and Worst Breakfast Foods for Gut Health
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Homemade Vegan Cauliflower Crust Pizza
6 Low-Carb Dinners That Will Fill You Up
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Struggling to Poop? Limit These 4 Drinks That Cause Constipation
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24 Healthy and Affordable Grocery Staples You Can Only Buy at Publix
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7 Protein Shake Mistakes You Might Be Making and How to Fix Them
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Constipated? Try These 6 Drinks That Help You Poop
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The 5 Worst Dinner Foods for Bloating, According to a Dietitian
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Eating More Fiber Can Help You Poop Regularly — Unless You’re Making These 2 Mistakes
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Sauerkraut Is the Gut-Friendly Food Your Diet Is Missing — Here’s How to Eat It (Besides on Hot Dogs)
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How Bad Is It Really to Eat Food That's Been Out for Hours?
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Your Step-by-Step Guide to Composting Food at Home (It's Easier Than You Think)
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25 Healthy Pantry Staples and Snacks You Can Only Buy on Amazon
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The 5/20 Rule Helps You Get More of the Nutrients You Need and Less of the Ones You Don't
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How Bad Is It Really to Eat Food That Fell on the Floor?
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5 Simple Habits That Keep You Healthy During Cold and Flu Season
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Struggling With Phlegm? Here Are 7 Foods That Make It Worse — and 4 That Can Help
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25 Must-Have Healthy Foods You Can Only Find on Thrive Market
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Pizza Hut Offers Gluten-Free Food — but That Doesn’t Mean It’s Safe on a GF Diet
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The 6 Worst Lunch Foods for Bloating, According to a Dietitian
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Tired of Plain Water? Sip These 11 Low-Sugar Drinks Under 50 Calories
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9 Plant-Based Product Swaps for Your Go-To Foods, From Cheese to Yogurt to Eggs
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3 Delicious Reasons Ethiopian Food Should Be Part of Every Healthy Diet
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Breakfast of Bacon and Eggs and coffee
Poops a Little Loose? Here Are 5 Foods That Can Make Diarrhea Worse (and 3 That'll Help)
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Chicory Is the Unsung Hero of Gut Health — Here's How to Eat More of It
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A 7-Day Nutrition Plan to Fuel Your Best 5K Ever
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Trying to Build Muscle? Here Are 6 Types of Proteins to Eat — and 3 to Avoid
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8 Trader Joe's Plant-Based Products That Are Naturally Free of Sugar
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How Bad Is It Really to Eat Non-Organic Foods to Save Money?
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Glass of homemade Korean Kimchi with chinese cabbage, scallions and carrots
7 Healthy Jarred Foods You Haven’t Tried Before — and Tasty Ways to Use Them
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Top view of friends eating burgers with Fench fries after a workout
The 4 Worst Foods to Eat After a Workout, According to Dietitians
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Can Certain Supplements Actually Help With Anxiety?
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The 4 Worst Foods to Eat Before a Workout (and What to Eat Instead)
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You're Probably Not Getting Enough Calcium — Here's Why That Matters
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Cut Your Risk of Food Poisoning at Home With This Handy $12 Tool
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Raw Organic Almond Butter
Vitamin E: The Antioxidant Nutrient Your Body Needs for a Healthy Immune System and Much More
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