Spring is the ideal time to focus on the importance of good nutrition and how it impacts your health. You’re probably starting to notice fresh crops of produce popping up at your local farmers’ market–what better time to branch out and try something new?
It’s no coincidence that March is National Nutrition Month. This year’s theme is Eat Right, Your Way, Every Day, which means making smart choices about what you eat daily, in a way that works for you.
Healthy eating isn’t all green smoothies, salads, and non-dairy delights–but if you’re into that, we’ve got plenty of inspiration! Check out some of our favorite nutrition resources and healthy, delicious recipes in this special roundup.
Healthy Eating Tips and Advice
In the spirit of spring cleaning, it’s out with the old–the dated idea of a food pyramid–and in with the new, our visual guide for how to build a healthy plate. Here are some other resources to help you eat right, your way.
- 10 Healthy Eating Rules from our Nutritionist
- 10 Everyday Superfoods
- 10 Healthy Reasons to Drink Coffee
- 6 Healthy Fish to Eat and 6 to Avoid
- 8 Spices That Are Good for Your Health
- All About Dietary Fiber
- 7 Steps to Mindful Eating
- Healthy Cooking Oils Buying Guide
- 6 Foods That Help Protect Your Skin
- 6 Convincing Reasons to Keep Carbs in Your Diet
- 5 Surprising Sources of Sugar
- Buyer’s Guide to Milk Alternatives
- Have Snacks, Will Travel: Eat Well, Feel Great on the Road
Want even more tips for fine-tuning your eating habits? Consider nutrition counseling.
Healthy Eating Headlines
Stuck in the produce aisle deciding between conventional and organic? One Medical Group’s Malcolm Thaler, MD reports on the food news that impacts you most.
- Are Organic Foods Really Healthier?
- The Healthy Heart Diet, Proven by Science
- The Surprising Discovery About Antioxidants and Your Heart
- Is There Arsenic in Your Rice?
Our Most Popular Healthy Recipes
Some recipes are perennial favorites, like our nutritionist’s Antioxidant Salad. Don’t miss these other top picks:
- Mediterranean Mackerel Salad
- Hearty Pumpkin and Black Bean Soup
- 10-Minute Breakfast Recipes
- 4 Delicious Homemade Salad Dressings
- Deliciously Disguised Kale Smoothies
- Massaged Kale Salad, 3 Ways
- 4 Tasty Protein-Rich Smoothies
- Homemade Almond Milk in 3 Simple Steps
- 7 Days of Quick and Healthy Breakfast Ideas
- Green Pizza (It’s Delicious, We Promise!)
We wish you healthy eating and happy hunting at the farmers’ market this spring!