Many of those with family members suffering with dementia live in quiet fear of one day developing the disease themselves. But Steele Taylor, MD, neurologist and co-director of the University of Vermont Medical Center’s Memory Program, tells his patients to stop worrying and instead take action; he urges them to focus less on immutable risk […]

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, Americans stocked their shelves with snack foods, but the shift to stay-at-home work, bulk-buying and increased social stressors have accelerated snack purchasing. While many snacks have a deservedly bad reputation when it comes to nutrition, snacks rich in good fats containing omega-3, fiber and probiotics can actually counteract the very […]

Swiss chard, most popular in Mediterranean countries, is a powerhouse of nutrition and vitamins. Try this recipe for Swiss chard with raisin and almonds today. Swiss Chard: A Nutritional Gem Swiss chard is one of the most overlooked vegetables. We tend to forget its high nutritional content. While Swiss chard is most popular in Mediterranean […]

Swiss chard, most popular in Mediterranean countries, is a powerhouse of nutrition and vitamins. Try this recipe for Swiss chard and lentil soup today. Swiss Chard: A Nutritional Gem Swiss chard is one of the most overlooked vegetables. We tend to forget its high nutritional content. While Swiss chard is most popular in Mediterranean countries, […]

Winter is here. The air is colder, and the food is getting warmer. Warm up with a twist on the classic: try out mashed maple potatoes made from sweet butternut squash. Butternut Squash: Nutritional Value The butternut squash is now one of the most widely prepared winter foods, and for good reason. It is a richly […]