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10 best diet and health tips for the holiday season by JustAnswer

10 best diet and health tips for the holiday season

By Monica on November 29, 2016

We all think of Christmas as a happy, fun time – and it should be – but Christmas also comes with extra pressures. There are parties and social...


The Top Two Risks of Vegetarianism

By finn on October 01, 2015

In honor of World Vegetarian Day, we’re focusing on a healthy, balanced vegetarian diet for those who want to give vegetarianism a try,...


How much sugar is ok for my child?

By Jessica on January 28, 2014


As we all know by now, too much sugar can lead to weight gain and health problems because, as explained by Lindie, a...

Juice Cleanse

Is a Juice Cleanse Good For You?

After an indulgent holiday season we are all looking for a way to shed the additional cookie, sweets and drink poundage. Nowadays it seems like...

Spoon, Fork and Plate

Does Skipping Meals Help You Lose Weight?

By Jessica on December 20, 2013

Q: Is it true that’s it better to skip meals to burn fat and eat one large meal a day? I thought the body needs meals throughout the day,...

Gummy bears

8 Tips to Help Curb Sugar Cravings

By Jessica on December 20, 2013

Q: I have impulse control issues when it comes to sugar, especially during the holidays! Any tips to help my cravings?


Closeup of bulldog's face (brown and white) in what looks like a scowl.

What to do if your dog swallows too much salt water

Q: My bulldog spent a lot of time at the beach yesterday and swallowed some sea water. Today he had some diarrhea and is a bit tired (...

Boxes of Ensure under a "Live Well" banner at health food store.

Is it possible to live off Ensure Plus for 2 weeks?

Q: Is it possible to live off Ensure Plus for two weeks? I have some food allergies and am going to be traveling abroad so I was planning...

Skillet with dozens of cooked mussels.

Foods to avoid if you have gout

Q: I am a 60-year-old woman with gout. What foods should I stay away from?

A: Basically you want to avoid items that are...

Poodle trotting outdoors on a sunny, windy day.

The best diet for a picky, pregnant poodle

Q: My toy poodle, Diva, is about 39 days pregnant. The X-ray shows three puppies. But she is not eating much puppy food (which the vet...