12 Jun, 2024
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Fruit Snacks Have An Unexpected Effect On Your Heart Health – Health Digest

Affecting approximately 1 in every 3 people in the U.S., metabolic syndrome is also known as insulin resistance syndrome, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Those diagnosed with metabolic syndrome have at least three out of five specified health conditions associated with increased cardiovascular disease risk. These conditions include hypertension, high blood […]

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Salty Snacks That Are Actually Good For You, According To Joy Bauer – Health Digest

With Joy Bauer’s sesame-garlic edamame, you’re getting 200 milligrams of sodium per three servings. For the recipe, you’ll need 10 ounces of frozen or fresh edamame in the shell, 2 teaspoons of toasted sesame oil, 2 cloves garlic (minced), ¼ teaspoon kosher salt, and red pepper flakes to taste. You steam the protein and fiber-rich edamame first. Whisk together […]

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Why You Should Think Twice Before Eating Diet Snacks On An Empty Stomach – Health Digest

Don’t be fooled by the packaging that gives the idea that you’re eating something healthy. Diet snack packs are still processed food items (via Delish). Plus, cookies and other such food items are made with refined flour, notes WebMD, which is linked to weight gain, insulin resistance, and inflammation of the gut. Anything processed also comes with […]

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The Healthiest Late-Night Snacks You Can Eat When A Craving Strikes – Health Digest

Cheese and crackers can be a healthy late-night snack if you stick to a small portion, go with a low-fat cheese, and opt for whole-grain crackers for more fiber. It may be just enough to keep you satiated until the morning. And because cheese is made from milk, it contains melatonin, a sleep-inducing hormone. The […]

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11 best protein powders and snacks – Healthista

Looking to increase your protein-intake? Healthista tried and tested the best protein powders and protein snacks the market has to offer –  so you don’t have to  I have always been nervous about eating a large amount of protein, as I thought that it would make me look bulky or that I would gain weight. Since […]