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The Best Tasting Medifast Foods

The Best Tasting Medifast Foods

[ad_1] The other day, I received an email from a reader who was trying to put together a custom medifast order but wasn’t sure which foods to chose.  She asked me to give her a list of what were the best tasting foods.  I was happy to do that and I’ll share my list with you […]

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Being a Vegan With Celiac Disease

Being a Vegan With Celiac Disease

[ad_1] Trying to make conscious food choices when you are dealing with 2 different influences on your diet can be tough. In this case, one is medical and one is ethical, and sometimes they don’t mesh well together. First, a little clarification on these terms: Vegan A vegan diet/lifestyle uses no animal products at all, […]

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What Are the BRAT and CRAM Gastrointestinal Upset Diets?

What Are the BRAT and CRAM Gastrointestinal Upset Diets?

[ad_1] The BRAT and CRAM gastrointestinal diets are often recommended by physicians for gastroenteritis and/or severe diarrhea. The BRAT Acronym stands for Bananas, Rice, Applesauce and Toast. The CRAM Acronym stands for Cereals, Rice and Milk. When a person is suffering from severe dehydration caused by diarrhea and/or vomiting, it is essential to replace the […]

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Medifast Prices - A List of the Cost of Popular Medifast Plans and Foods

Medifast Prices – A List of the Cost of Popular Medifast Plans and Foods

[ad_1] I get a lot of questions about this diet.  One of the more common is “how much does medifast really cost?”  Some people want to know the cost of a monthly package and some want to know the price of the individual products.  I’ll go over what you’ll pay for some of the more […]

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Monster Energy Drink- Tastes the Same as Red Bull but Twice the Size

Monster Energy Drink- Tastes the Same as Red Bull but Twice the Size

[ad_1] Monster energy drink does everything it can to be like Red Bull. The taste is similar, the ingredients are identical, and they target the male/18-25 demographic. Though, they do have one distinct advantage over Red Bull–quantity. The Monster energy drink comes in a monstrous (pardon the pun) 16 oz. can, whereas Red Bull only […]

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Poop is Green? 5 Facts About Green Poop Revealed

Poop is Green? 5 Facts About Green Poop Revealed

[ad_1] Just because poop is green, it does not mean that you suffer from some kind of inner infection. However, if your poop comes with ailments of the stomach like indigestion, gas, irritable bowel syndrome, stomach bloating or constipation, then you might have to take natural procedures of colon cleansing into consideration. Here are the […]

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6 BIG Causes of Unexplained Infertility That You Don't Know About

6 BIG Causes of Unexplained Infertility That You Don’t Know About

[ad_1] This may come as a shock to many people, but unexplained infertility does not exist. There is always a cause of infertility, you may not know what it is, but it does not mean that it is unexplained. The most common reasons for unexplained infertility are listed below: Cause for Unexplained Infertility #1 – […]

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Pancreatic Disorders and SIBO

Pancreatic Disorders and SIBO

[ad_1] If you suffer from excessive gas, constant bloating, abdominal distension, diarrhea, constipation, abdominal pain, and/or you possible took many courses of the antibiotics, and you are weak and depressed, you have symptoms of the SIBO. SIBO is an acronym for the Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth. The small intestine in adults is a long and […]

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Classic Gravy - How to Make Gluten Free Brown Gravy From Scratch

Classic Gravy – How to Make Gluten Free Brown Gravy From Scratch

[ad_1] Introduction One of the hallmarks of southern food is gravy. This thick, peppery, sauce can be poured over everything. It’s a simple concoction; the basic ingredients are olive oil, or coconut oil or butter, flour, water, and black pepper. Note: if you use milk in place of water it is called cream gravy. While […]

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Home Health Aide Training - Complex Modified Diets

Home Health Aide Training – Complex Modified Diets

[ad_1] Oftentimes, as a home health care aide, your job will include helping a patient to prepare food. While the standard rules of food preparation do apply for most of your patients (i.e. following the Food Pyramid), there are also a large number of different modified diets, some of them quite complex that you may […]

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