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Study: Downing Diet Soda May Increase Snacking

A new study from Johns Hopkins University links diet soda with overeating.

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Study: Calorie Burn from Housework Often Overestimated

A new study found that people often overestimate how many calories they burn from housework.

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Study: Translating Calories into Walking Distance on Menus Can Curb Calorie Intake

A new study found that including how much exercise it will take to burn calories on a menu can help people cut back on calories.

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Minimize Distractions When You're Eating

Researchers found that people who are distracted while eating consume more calories.

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The Core Performance Nutrition Philosophy

In this video Amanda Carlson-Phillips breaks down the five mantras that make up the Core Performance nutrition philosophy.

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7 Healthy Foods for Spring

Buy the nutritious fruits and veggies on this list to eat healthier this spring.

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25 Best and Worst Foods for Thanksgiving

Use our nutrition ranking of traditional Thanksgiving foods to enjoy a happy and healthy Thanksgiving.

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How to Properly Portion Your Thanksgiving Meal

A quick guide to proper portions for your holiday meal.

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Poll: Most Americans in Favor of Calorie Labeling

A new poll found that a majority of Americans are in favor of including calorie labels on foods sold at supermarkets and movie theaters.

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This Just In: Ditch Soda, Drop 5 Pounds

A new study found that drinking water instead of carbonated drinks leads to weight loss.

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The Secret (and Sneaky) Way to Avoid Holiday Overeating

New research shows that red and yellow colored plates may contribute to overeating.

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Q&A: Should I Eat Extra Protein if I’m Training for an Ironman?

Build muscle and go the distance in your training with this list of lean protein sources.

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Q&A: Is it Better to Sweeten Drinks with Honey or Sugar?

The pros and cons of natural sugar versus honey, and how much is too much.

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Q&A: What are the Healthiest Beers?

Nutritionist Amanda Carlson-Phillips suggests a handful of brews to reach for when looking for the healthiest options.

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Q&A: Should I Carbo-Load the Night Before a Big Race?

Resident nutritionist Danielle LaFata explains what to eat before a big race.

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Q&A: Why Am I Hungrier When It's Cold?

Nutritionist Amanda Carlson-Phillips explains when and how to satisfy your cold weather cravings.

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Switch to Small Plates

After 30 days of eating with smaller plates, utensils, and even cars, our resident lab rat delivers his verdict.

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Is Your Car Making You Fat?

If smaller plates and spoons can encourage weight loss, maybe we should all be driving Smart Cars.

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Can You Eat Sensibly at a Buffet?

One hungry man. One room of unlimited food. One paltry 9-inch plate. Find out what happens.

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Downsize Your Dinnerware

Can eating from smaller plates help you lose weight? Join our month-long experiment and find out.