Diet Archive

The Health Benefits of Cinnamon

As a child, I always placed cinnamon in the junk food category. This could be because I associated cinnamon with holiday desserts such as pumpkin pie, eggnog, and ginger snaps. However as an adult, I have consistently been reminded of the actual health benefits of ...Read More

7 Health Benefits of Dietary fibers

Also known as Roughage are mainly non-starch complex carbohydrates found in vegetables, fruits and grains that cannot be digested but serve to keep a healthy bowel movement. Broadly dividing , they can be Celluose and non-cellulose fibers. Further they are classified as Non-soluble and ...Read More

The GI Way

For anyone looking to eat a more healthy diet, keep their weight down and increase their health a good place to start is to switch from refined carbohydrates to complex carbs. This is where the GI index can help. GI (glycemic index) is a ...Read More