Nutrition Blog 2018-01-23T19:48:56+00:00

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How to Cook Fish That Doesn’t Taste Like Fish

Author: Sara Clement Many people want the health benefits fish provide, but they don't enjoy the flavor. To prepare fish that doesn't taste like fish, it is important to select varieties that have a less fishy smell because olfactory cues -- your sense of smell -- are strongly tied to sense of taste. Less fishy fish include meaty types such as halibut, swordfish and yellowfin tuna, and flaky types such as cod, salmon and mahi [...]

By | February 18th, 2018|Categories: Nutrition|0 Comments

Easy ways to add fresh fish and seafood to your diet

Author: Cristian Feher Choosing a natural protein source like fish and seafood, with healthy essential fatty acids, is a no-brainer for health. Adding fresh fish and seafood to your diet can jazz up your regular repertoire of weekday meals and provide you with low-fat, nutrient-rich, lean protein that tastes great. When you think about the inherent health risks of consuming meats and poultry laden with antibiotics, growth hormones and saturated fats, switching to a natural [...]

By | February 11th, 2018|Categories: Nutrition|0 Comments

5 Healthy Ways To Cook Fish

Author: Allrecipes Editors Save your butter for baking. We've got five healthier ideas for cooking fresh fish so it turns out moist and delicious. 1. Grilled Fish When you're grilling fish, keep a close watch. Fish only takes a few minutes per side to cook. If the fillets are an even thickness, sometimes they don't even require flipping--they can be cooked through by grilling on one side only. Brush the fish lightly with oil or [...]

By | February 4th, 2018|Categories: Nutrition|0 Comments

5 Health Reasons to Eat More Seafood

Author: Carolyn Land Williams, PhD, RDN Eating fish, particularly fatty fish, is a key part of a healthy diet. Yet, changing guidelines and news reports about contamination of mercury and pollutants have left many wondering if fish is still a smart choice. A review of research done over the past few years, reveals an overwhelming “yes!” when it comes to whether we should be eating fish. In fact, the health benefits of fish are pretty [...]

By | January 28th, 2018|Categories: Nutrition|0 Comments

Seafood Nutrition Overview

Authors: A joint project by the Universities of Oregon State, Cornell, Delaware, Rhode Island, Florida, and California, and the Community Seafood Initiative. Download PDF Seafood is a high-protein food that is low in calories, total fat, and saturated fat. High in vitamins and minerals, seafood has been shown to have numerous health benefits. For example, recent studies have shown that eating seafood can decrease the risk of heart attack, stroke, obesity, and hypertension. Seafood also [...]

By | January 21st, 2018|Categories: Nutrition|0 Comments

Top 10 Health Benefits of Eating Seafood

Author: Health Fitness Revolution From saltwater and freshwater fish to deep water shellfish, seafood is a beloved delicacy. Seafood is nutrient-rich, serves as a good source of protein, vitamins and minerals and is rich in omega-3 fatty acids and in the reduction of common diseases. So as you embark on yet another crawfish boil or fish fry, know that the seafood you’re consuming will yield many benefits! Here are the Top 10 from Health Fitness [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|Categories: Nutrition|0 Comments