lactose intolerant

How to Eat Like Royalty Even if You’re Lactose Intolerant

Shelly Kramer Nutrition Leave a Comment

Whether you’ve been lactose intolerant for years or you’ve just recently become sensitive to dairy, you might be struggling to find tasty substitutes for milk, yogurt, cheese, and other popular dairy products. After all, it’s pretty hard to handle dairy when you’re lactose intolerant, which means you suffer from cramps and gas when you consume dairy. But that doesn’t mean …

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Calcium-Rich Foods to Feed Your Picky Eaters

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Calcium is one of those nutrients we all know is important for strong bones and teeth. It’s especially important for growing children, who need over 1,000 mg per day once they hit age 4. But when your child’s a picky eater, it can be hard to ensure he or she gets enough calcium-rich foods every day. Luckily, there are some …

Halloween Candy Dilemma – Is it worth it?

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Yes, Halloween candy is delicious and absolutely worth eating, BUT in moderation of course. If you’re an adult who regularly exercises and eats right– treat yo self! But if you’re a parent, worried about your child’s nutrition and their candy consumption, you’re right to be concerned.  Children need proper nutrients such as protein, calcium and vitamin D, before filling up on candy.