Healthy Eating

Healthy eating has enormous benefits for all aspects of our health, from our brains and bodies to our immune systems, energy levels, and psycho-emotional well-being. It doesn’t have to be a burden or complicated. Most sources agree that the fundamentals of healthy eating are fresh fruit and vegetables, whole grains and beans, other lean sources of protein, omega-3 fats, nuts, and seeds. Choosing a plan for eating is highly personal and should always be considered in consultation with a healthcare professional. We’ve started gathering valuable information on this topic, but haven’t yet curated the findings.

10 Essentials This Functional Medicine Doctor Uses to Support Immune Strength

Things feel scary and uncertain right now, I know—but I fully believe the more levelheaded and openhearted we are, the better we will be able to survive and thrive. We have to protect ourselves, our families, and communities. Above all, we have to stay healthy.

Unhappy Meals

Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants. That, more or less, is the short answer to the supposedly incredibly complicated and confusing question of what we humans should eat in order to be maximally healthy.

Back to Basics

A passion for food is one’s greatest tool in the quest for good health, according to Mark Hyman, MD, New York Times best-selling author and founder and director of The UltraWellness Center.

Nourishment, According to Kris Carr

The cancer survivor and New York Times best-selling author defines it on crazy, sexy terms.

Melissa Hartwig Urban: Create Your Own Food Rules

Read the transcript of Caitlin’s interview with nutrition expert Melissa Hartwig Urban.

Going Vegetarian to Lose Weight? Here's What You Must Know

There are plenty of reasons to try the vegetarian diet, including reduced animal cruelty, helping the environment and of course, losing weight. But a vegetarian diet isn't always a guaranteed way to drop pounds.

Here’s What the Longest-Living People in the World Always Eat (and Drink) Before Bed for Restful Sleep

What the longest-living people in the world eat, drink, and do before bed for restful sleep.

Rules to Eat By

Every trip to the supermarket these days requires us to navigate what has become a truly treacherous food landscape. I mean, what are we to make of a wonder of food science like the new Splenda with fiber?

This Is Your Brain on Gluten

A No. 1 bestseller by a respected physician argues that gluten and carbohydrates are at the root of Alzheimer's disease, anxiety, depression, and ADHD. What to make of the controversial theory?

New Study Favors Fat Over Carbs

High carbohydrate intake is associated with a higher risk of mortality, and high fat intake with a lower risk, researchers report.


Diet and Nutrition