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Why Kids Need More Bacon and Eggs

Kids need fat. Lots of it. According to the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, teenagers should consume between 25-35 percent of their total da...

Are Reign Energy Drinks Healthy?

Energy drinks are rarely healthy. Thanks to massive amounts of caffeine and sugar, many aggressively stimulate the mind and body. But that soaring ...

Are Lärabars Actually Healthy?

While a new wellness bar brand now seems to appear on the shelves every other day, Lärabars have been around for over 15 years. Throughout that time,...

New Study Finds Weird Habit That Makes You Eat Less

In a previous STACK article, I detailed how smaller plates and bowls, larger forks and plates that contrast the color of the foods they're serving can...

You're Probably Ignoring This Number in the Nutrition Facts—and It Might Be Making You Fat

As a country, America has never been more obese. There's no one reason for this. Too much added sugar, not enough physical activity, chronic dehydrati...

Fermented Foods: The Performance-Enhancing Substance Athletes Overlook

An increasing amount of research is showing that your gut health has far-reaching impacts throughout the body. Improved gut health has been found t...

The Healthiest Food to Eat at McDonald's

With over 37,000 restaurants across the globe, a McDonald's is never far. While some "health conscious" folks would never dream of dining at the Golde...

Is Spindrift Flavored Water Healthy?

As Americans scramble to find alternatives to soda, flavored waters have become big business. Along with options like LaCroix, Spindrift drinks have b...

Are Harvest Snaps Healthy?

Pick up a bag of Harvest Snaps, and you'll be bombarded by impressive claims of good nutrition. Fresh-picked goodness! 50% less sodium than regular...

Are Goldfish Healthy?

Goldfish are as American as apple pie. Introduced by Pepperidge Farm in 1962, the fish-shaped cheese crackers have stood the test of time. Perhaps ...

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