Healthy Facts

The 10 Habits

1. Eat every 2-3 hours no matter what.
2. Eat complete, lean protein each time you eat.
3. Eat vegetables with every meal.
4. Only eat non-fruit and vegetable carbohydrates during and after exercise.
5. Eat a balanced fat profile containing 1/3 MUFA, 1/3 PUFA and 1/3 Saturated.
6. Ditch the calorie containing drinks (including fruit juice). Have green tea or water.
7. Use whole foods as your primary source of nutrition.
8. 10% of the time you can break a Habit/Rule (that is only 4 occurrences a week).
9. Failure to plan is planning to fail; know how, when, and where you will get your food.
10. Balance daily food choices with healthy variety.

Below are some of our favorite sites that provide information on general topics including healthy living and lifestyle.

Real Age: Live Life to the Youngest

American Heart Association: Learn and Live This site encourages the prevention and early detection of cancer, diabetes, stroke, and heart disease with the goal of stimulating improvements in disease prevention and early detection by increasing public awareness about healthy lifestyles.

American Diabetes Association Their mission is to cure and prevent diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. They lead the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fight for those affected by diabetes.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention This site provides users with credible, reliable health information on healthy living, data statistics, emergencies and disasters, injury,violence and safety, environmental health and many more.

IDEA Health & Fitness Association Information on the latest weight management articles. See how professionals coach, train and influence millions of health-minded individuals.

Prevention.com Anything from health, fitness, beauty, weight loss, recipes, nutrition, organic gardening, women’s and men’s health and more. Earthly Delights incorporates some of its healthy recipes into their menu.