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A healthy, happy gut

Written by: Rebecca Block (2018), Peer Health AdvocateWe’ve all heard the term “gut feeling”, and know that if we have one, it’s probably the best option to go for. While we often overlook these...
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Five 5-ingredient mug meals—in 5 minutes or less

Rate this article and enter to winCooking for one isn’t always easy. Maybe you don’t have access to an oven, you’re too busy scrambling to get your physics homework done to even think about...
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Go to the source: Figuring out where your food comes from

Rate this article and enter to win Ever thought about where your food comes from? Or why most fruits and vegetables can be found year-round, even when they aren’t in season? Sure, it’s nice to...
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Five Foods to Boost Your Focus

With finals right around the corner, what foods should you have on hand to help boost your focus during those long nights at the library? Here's what Amy Nadelen, Health Educator in the UHS...
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How to eat what you love & love what you eat

Rate this article and enter to winEating should be easy, shouldn’t it? It should work like this: We get hungry, we eat what feels good for us, and we’re all set. But in reality,...
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Your perfect plate: All the things in one easy recipe

Rate this article and enter to winEvery so often, a dish comes along that fulfills all your nutritional requirements in one go. This is that moment. Say hello to pineapple fried rice.Pineapple fried rice...
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How to eat better without really trying

Rate this article and enter to winSeriously—why it is you always pick the muffin over the fruit bowl? Or eat way more when dining out than you do in your residence hall?In a recent...
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The new food rule: Your guide to quick nutrition decisions

Rate this article and enter to winShould you eat this? Often, or just occasionally? What does the label say? Nutrition labels don’t make food decisions as simple as we’d like. How you evaluate a...
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Rethinking salad: How to eat happy

Rate this article and enter to winHappiness is…a salad? Before you count us out as weirdos with a concerning affection for kale, let us explain. What we eat can affect our moods for up...
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Rev up your day: Quick & easy breakfast recipes

Rate this article and enter to winLeftover birthday cake, Apple Jacks®, or the last strawberry that isn’t growing hair—you may feel like this is all you have time for in the morning. With a...