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My Diet Matters

COVID-19 Lifestyle: Steps Taken Today Affect Tomorrow

We are over 5 months into the COVID-19 pandemic. As ...
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How Much Vitamin D? Tips to Get the Right Amount

As supplement sales go, vitamin D is one of the ...
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Heartburn Relief: Diet and Lifestyle Help

Recently a student in a college nutrition class I teach ...
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Potassium Food Sources and COVID-19

It’s been my experience as a practicing dietitian that most ...
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How to Boost Your Immune System in 6 Steps

I just returned from a lovely oceanfront vacation. When I ...
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Magnesium for Health: Are You Getting Enough?

Magnesium has widespread implications for our health. It can relieve ...
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A Diet High in Fiber: A Solution for Many Health Problems

Fiber does a lot for your health. If you are ...
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Foods for Eye Health: How to Eat to Preserve Vision

Oh, the aging process! It comes with so many challenges ...
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Oats: The Good and Bad

Oats, including oatmeal, can dish up some serious health benefits. ...
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All for Pediatric Brain Cancer Research: Chicago Marathon

Pediatric brain cancer research funds are the goal of one ...
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Use this information at your own risk. Although I am a licensed IL dietitian/nutritionist, I am not your dietitian. The information in my blog Chew on This located at www.mydietmatters.com is for educational and informational purposes only. It is also my own opinion and subject to change in the future. Please consult with your own medical professionals for individual treatment.