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In this week’s nutrition news: Meatless Monday makeover, study shows label readers eat healthier and Europe faces cloned food controversy.
Many people focus on losing weight this time of year, and often that means going on a diet. To help, we wanted to start a series looking at some popular ones. As always, Healthy Eats is about eating well every day — not encouraging crash diets or fad foods — but we still want you to know these diet basics.
First up: the Mediterranean Diet. Salmon, olive oil, red wine and almonds top the list of must-eat foods in this diet plan. They’re all healthy picks, but read on to learn if this diet is the right choice for you.
A healthy pantry is the building block for any wholesome meal. For some inspiration, I wanted to share a peek inside my kitchen’s pantry. This is what I always have on hand so I’m prepared on busy days when there’s not a lot of meal-planning time.
Olive oil is great for healthy cooking, but it’s also perfect for drizzling and dipping — add some garlic to it and I’m in heaven. Take advantage of this oil’s health benefits, and keep calories under control by limiting portions to 1 tablespoon. Serve with crusty bread, sliced pita or fresh veggies for dunking.
Olive oil is the default healthy cooking oil these days. No doubt, you’ve heard it’s good for you, but do you know why or the different kinds? Learn their benefits and when to use them.