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12 Delicious Ways to Eat More Beans + 25 Super Recipes

Healthy freezer meal

Delicious, nutritious, disease-fighting AND fast to prepare! Beans are all that and more. Here are 12 fast, simple ways to eat more beans + 25 fabulous bean & lentil recipes. I stood inside my pantry looking for “what’s for dinner.” Actually, I sat on a…


Tips to Make Healthy Delicious

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad Recipe

Put Your Best Fork Forward! This is the theme for this year’s National Nutrition Month®, sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. When it comes to good nutrition, there are lots of forks to put forward. Today’s post is about the “cooking fork” and…


How Much Meat is Okay to Eat?

Charred Fowl on Plate

Recently someone asked me if it’s possible to eat too much meat on a diabetes diet. Q: I started a high protein, lower carb diet for diabetes. But my blood sugars really didn’t improve. Someone told me that lots of meat can make insulin resistance worse….


Metabolism Booster, Time Waster or Worse?

Metabolism Booster

Here are 7 so-called metabolism boosters and some truth about them. Nearly every week, I read about some way to boost metabolic rate or a patient asks me about the best metabolism boosting tips and tricks. Whether or not any of these tricks actually work…


Yes! People with Diabetes CAN Eat Eggs

diabetes and eggs

Yes! People with Diabetes CAN eat eggs. Here’s what the research says & why I am comfortable recommending eggs for most of my patients with diabetes. This post was sponsored by the Egg Nutrition Center, a former client. I received compensation for my time only….


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Jill Weisenberger

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