The trendy notion that you should be eliminating carbs is just that: a Trend. The truth is that you need carbs to metabolize properly and function at your best, so avoiding carbs completely is a bad idea. However, there is a such thing as good carbs and bad carbs. A “good” carb is...
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An Israeli document shows that Israel calculated the number of calories Palestinians in Gaza would need in order to avoid malnutrition.
Titled “Food Consumption in the Gaza Strip -- The Red Lines,” the study estimated that each Gazan would need 2,279 calories a day. The study was...
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It does not augur well when you must suck in your gut and hold your breath as if you are having multiple X-rays taken simply to zip up your skirt.
When this happened to me, I knew I had two choices: give up my current wardrobe or lose the excess baggage. Since I recently wrote a...
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The tip jar at CremaLita in Santa Monica reads, "Make Me Fat," which is the opposite of why patrons frequent this new, kosher fat-free ice cream chain in Los Angeles.
The trendy, Manhattan-based company dishes out more than 60 flavors -- including peppermint and espresso --...