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Ask the nutritionist: “I skip meals sometimes because my schedule is so busy. Is...

A nutritionist discusses what happens to your body when you skip meals.
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3 ways to eat and feel your best at school

How to find food options that are flavorful, varied, nutritionally sound, and satisfying at school.
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6 strategies to make healthy eating easier

Rate this article and enter to winDespite all the headlines about the latest trendy diet clogging up your news feed, experts say diets don’t actually work. “The most significant problem with extreme ‘dieting’ is...
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Ask the nutritionist: “How do you manage a healthy diet when you’re constantly busy?”

—Laura T., University of New Brunswick, Fredericton and Saint JohnEating well can feel stressful when juggling multiple priorities like studying, socializing, work, extracurricular activities, and family. The key is making nourishment a way to...
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UCookbook: Tada! Your customizable tostada

Rate this article and enter to winA little bored with Taco Tuesday? Switch it up with Tostada Thursday (but, really, you can eat these any day of the week). Our recipe piles all of...
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Post-Holiday Food Ideas

By Queen’s University Peer Health EducatorsThe holidays are everyone’s favourite time of the year; friends, family, and home-cooked food. The only thing harder than coming back after the holidays is getting back into the...
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UCookbook: Beans and greens burger

Rate this article and enter to winDid you know frozen veggies are just as nutritious as fresh? We'll show you how to use your frozen peas for more than icing down sore knees—like making a...
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UCookbook: Crispy zucchini latkes

Rate this article and enter to winThe latke: A pancake marries a potato, and you get to eat it for dinner. What’s not to latke? Even if you’ve never heard of or seen one...
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Ask the doc: “Which is less healthy, ultimately: fat or sugar?”

—Gavin G.*, University of Victoria, British Columbia (*Name changed)You’re not the only one asking this question—medical scientists are doing the same. First, understand that sugar and fat aren’t your enemies. They play a role...
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UCookbook: Cranked-up apple pie crepes

Rate this article and enter to winIt’s October, and if you’re anything like we are, you’ve been knee-deep in pumpkin for weeks. But there are other stars of the season, and they too come...