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Looking for a Healthy Snack? Go Nuts!

Posted September 21, 2016

They may be small, but nuts are nutritional powerhouses. Here are some of the top reasons you should be incorporating nuts into your diet:

Nuts are good… Read More


Could it Be PAD?

Posted September 13, 2016

Know the Signs of this Common Condition  

Do you have leg pain or numbness? Do your legs ever bother you so much at night that… Read More


The Canola Oil Controversy

Posted April 26, 2016

In our recent Club Red cooking classes, we’ve addressed many questions about cooking oils, especially related to the safety and health benefits of canola oil. Apparently,… Read More


Spotlight On: New Cholesterol Medications

Posted August 11, 2015

A class of drugs called statins have been the first-line treatment for lowering blood cholesterol since the 1980s. While proven effective at preventing heart attack —… Read More