healthy eating

5 Diets To Help Improve Your Yoga Practice

Feed your mind, body and soul. Feed it well.
Jan 15, 2013 10:02 am

Haven’t you heard? It’s a great time to start or return to a yoga practice. Not only can it help you lose a couple of those extra pounds you may have packed on during the holidays, but a sound mind-body practice can also help you set an intention for how you want your year to pan out. Of course, you can Downward Dog ’till the cows come home, but if you’re not eating right to support it, it won’t do much good. Here are five ways to eat that will complement your yogic lifestyle.

Molly For Foodies? On A Flavor Trip With Chicago Chef Homaro Cantu.

It’s called the miracle berry for a reason
Jan 14, 2013 2:01 pm

The powder, piled high in a small ceramic bowl, was circulated to the crowd that had packed the back of a Lower East Side Italian restaurant. “Take a spoon and place it on your tongue,” said the middle-aged man leading the gathering. “It won’t take long to kick in.” Hipster coke den this was not. But something much most interesting. 

Eating Too Fast? There's A Fork For That.

To stay in shape, tracking food-to-mouth rates
Jan 9, 2013 1:31 pm

If this product is any indication, 2013 is going to be a pretty interesting year in the food gadget world. We introduce you to the HAPIfork, an electronic eating utensil that monitors your eating habits and allows you to keep track of them online.

11 Extreme Diets That Will Help You Lose Weight, Possibly Kill You

Eat cabbage soup, baby food? Shoot up a tapeworm?
Jan 3, 2013 10:02 am

With the arrival of the New Year comes the hope of improving our dietary choices. Some of us will follow through with strategized plans to lose weight. But for most of us this sliver of optimism will last just until the first slider is consumed at your Super Bowl party. Regardless, we have rounded up some of the most extreme diets for you to chew on. Well, chewing may be optional in some of these cases.

Coke's New Calorie Counter Is Here To Teach You How To Exercise-Off A Can Of Coke

Mop a floor, play table tennis or squash to burn
Nov 6, 2012 4:01 pm

Coca-Cola has begun a campaign to show that their products may not be the cause of obesity and can be consumed in any active, healthy lifestyle. Hold on, Mayor Bloomberg! Your ambitious soda-banning plans may require a stay of execution.

Easy Baba Ganoush Recipe

A versatile eggplant recipe for fall
Oct 12, 2012 1:01 pm
Photo: booheadswife on Flickr

Baba ganoush and hummus are pretty much like brothers who could agree on everything except chicks. Well, chickpeas. If you switch out hummus' chickpeas with eggplant, the result is a silky, tangy spread you'll be enjoying by the spoonful. Like hummus and tzatziki, baba ghanoush works as a dip, spread and even just straight up as a healthy side. 

Bloomberg's Sugary Drink Ban Is Only The Beginning

More food restrictions are in the works
Jun 8, 2012 9:01 am
Food Truck

Find out what other food bans will go into effect in the near future and hear from critics and supporters of Bloomberg's sugary drink ban after the jump.

Is Salt Unhealthy?

Writer Gary Taubes says we have it all wrong
Jun 5, 2012 2:01 pm

See if you agree with Gary Taubes' argument that salt has been misjudged. Plus a list of the top 10 saltiest foods in the American diet, after the jump.


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