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A Delicious Date Night, Delivered

Green Chef is an organic meal-kit service that delivers all you need to make healthy, home…


8 Health Gurus Share Their Frozen Must-Haves

A well-stocked freezer means you always have healthy food on hand, so which foods are best…


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Are You Missing This Key Mineral?

Sulfur is an essential mineral that plays many important roles in the body, and anyone on a…


How Food Can Help Ease Anxiety

Melillo uses her story as a vehicle to share approachable wisdom on how food can be a…


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Celebrate with Danielle Walker’s Against All Grain Celebrations

Walker offers delicious recipes free of grains, dairy, and gluten but full of flavor…


Bone Up On Getting Calcium And Vitamin D Into Your Diet

How much do you really need, the nutrients that help absorption and which foods are calcium- and…


A Flu Shot In A Blender

Our delicious elixir, the Flu Shot, is blended up fast for a solid dose of vitamins and…


10 Super-Achievers On How to Crush Your Resolutions

World-famous doctors, models and nutritionists share healthy strategies for 2017

Ten health and wellness authorities, from model Hilary Rhoda to Honest Company’s Christopher Gavigan, about their…


The Secret to Happiness, Straight from a Former Monk

Injecting a little peace, love and understanding in your daily life couldn't be easier

Andy Puddicombe, former Buddhist monk and creator of the popular Headspace app, shows how mindfulness is possible…


Natural Hangover Helpers

Overdo the holiday “cheers”? Here are healthy remedies to get you feeling better quick

Before you have a greasy breakfast to cure a hangover, check out these good-for-you options…


The One Indispensable Travel Food You Can’t Leave Home Without

Packed with fiber and immune-boosting vitamins, almonds are your best friend on the road

The humble almond is one of our favorite travel snacks. Here are four delicious ways to take…


Cheers to Healthier Holiday Drinks

Holiday drinks can sneak in as much sugar as a couple slices of fruitcake! Get these recipes…


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Meal planning and grocery shopping for your healthy diet can be time-consuming and stressful—especially in…


Chocolate with Benefits

You’re going to eat it anyway, so why not choose brands that infuse your favorite treat with health-boosting superfoods?

Some crafty food artisans have infused healthy dark chocolate with turmeric, coconut, reishi, maca and other superfoods…


Give the Most to Your Host

Do-it-yourself gifts that are healthy and delicious—and sure to get you invited back

From Superfood Dark-Chocolate Bark and Crunchy Coco-Nut Granola to Cold-Brew Coffee and Maple-Walnut…


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The Global Holiday Table

Sample International Delicacies with Try the World

A sweet honey tart made with Israeli dates, an indulgent dip made with Italian truffles, an airy…


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Our New Favorite Nutritional Tool

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Why You Should Make Hummus At Home—And How To Do It

Creamy, sweet, versatile and satisfying, hummus is having a moment. Watch our video to learn how to…


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Are you eating clean and staying active but still don’t feel at your peak? Then you…


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What’s In Your Food: Cottage Cheese

Cottage cheese fans, listen up—there might be some weird stuff in your tub of curds. Check…


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What’s In Your Food: Jam

Watch as a hunky bystander learns from our hunky interviewer that jam can be, well, jammed with…


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What’s In Your Food: Sausage

A man with a LOUD outfit declares (loudly) he’s breaking up with a certain set of…


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What’s In Your Food: Chips

“If it looks good, I think I’m going to try it.” Our interviewee’s sentiment, shared…


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Is One Of Your Favorite Foods On This List?

You’ll be surprised by some of the potentially harmful ingredients found in many of your favorite…


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How Daphne Oz Does Breakfast

The Chew co-host and cookbook author talks about her breakfast secrets, what she gives her kids…


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What’s In Your Food: Cream Cheese

Two adorable girls think “it’s pretty crazy” some cream cheese has so many ingredients. See more…


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What’s In Your Food: Bread

You’d think that whole-wheat bread is always healthy, but not all bread is created equal…


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What’s In Your Food: Creamy Spreads

Does your cream cheese label look like it has tons of weird ingredients? See what Simone says…


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What’s In Your Food: Sports Drink

Do you drink sports drinks to replenish and rehydrate? Learn why you might want to check the…


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This Cream Cheese is Simply Better

Cream Cheese Goes Clean with Arla

If your knife is poised above a tub of cream cheese with a toasted bagel at the…


Let Us Eat Local

A farm-to-table feast benefiting Just Food

On Tuesday, November 1st, Just Food—a nonprofit supporting greater access to healthy, locally-grown food for…


When Frozen Beats Fresh Fish

School your friends on why frozen fish provides great taste, nutrition and quality

Surprise: For a few reasons, frozen fish is often a better choice than fresh. Here’s how…


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Healthy Harvest

New fall menus and family-style dinners from Green Chef

Autumn has officially arrived, which means the light-and-easy cooking of summer is giving way to…


The Clean Plates Interview: Dr. David Ludwig

The nutrition expert's no-nonsense, science-based, truly painless path to a healthy weight

By Beth Lipton No matter how convincing a diet “guru” is these days, you don’t have…


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Hydration Revolution

Sweet by Nature infuses water with natural sweetness

We all know that the healthiest way to hydrate is by drinking ample amounts of water—it…


12 Instagram Foodies We Love

These food lovers are worth following for recipe inspiration

We’ve all snapped photos of our meals before we take a bite to make others drool…


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A (Naturally) Sweet Deal

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When it comes to honey, we’re not shy about our preferences: We like it raw. It…


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13 Creative, Healthy School Lunch Ideas

Move over tuna sammie or PB&J—here are some great sure-fire hits for your kids to try

There’s no need to fall into a rabbit hole of bento boxes and cookie-cutter-shaped…


Sautéed Green and Yellow Zucchini with Pistachios, Mint and Lime

You can use zucchini, summer squash, patty-pan squash or a combination in this side dish…


Halibut in a Pouch with Leeks and Tomatoes

This dish is great for company, because you can assemble the foil packets ahead, chill and then…


CLEAN PLATES APPOINTS EDITORIAL DIRECTOR AND RELAUNCHES WITH EXPANDED OFFERINGS

Healthy Food Brand Adds Tanya Steel and Broadens Content Scope

New York, NY (September 29, 2016) Clean Plates, a multi-platform digital media brand for health and…


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Green Chef To The Rescue

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To get a healthy, home-cooked weeknight dinner on the table, you practically need superhuman powers: You…


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6 Ways to Love Lavender Even More

A new trend is flowering—the purple plant provides not just health benefits but flavor to these foods

Ahhhh, lavender—this delicate flower’s scent conjures up visions of fragrant purple fields and perfumed soaps…


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How To Eat From Root To Frond

Get the most out of your veggies with these tips from NYC's leading health-focused culinary school

Peels, rinds, stems, ends, tops: No matter how you slice it, preparing vegetables can leave you with…


12 Salads We Love From Instagram

Superfood ingredients and simple hacks will up your salad game

The term “salad days” has new meaning when you drool over these 12 sumptuous creations we curated…


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The Better-For-You Beverage

Quench your thirst with organic Harmless Harvest coconut water

After having fun in the hot summer sun, don’t you wish you could dive into the…


12 Burgers We Love From Instagram

Juicy and piled mile-high, these better-for-you burgers should inspire you to turn the grill on now

Few foods speak more of summer than a big, fat, juicy burger. The quest for fire really…


Grilled Sea Scallops with English Peas and Orange-Patis Butter

This recipe is from Around the Fire: Recipes for Inspired Grilling and Seasonal Feasting from…


Grilled Beef Skirt Steak with Onion Marinade

This recipe is from Around the Fire: Recipes for Inspired Grilling and Seasonal Feasting from…


Water(melon), Water(melon) Everywhere

6 cool ways to think outside the wedge

Is there anything that screams “summer!” more than a wedge of cool, sweet watermelon…


Strawberry “Buttermilk” Sherbet

This recipe is from The New Milks ($17; Atria Books) by Dina Cheney…


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Farmers’ Market At Your Door

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The Power of Pitaya

Dragonfruit is a fruit with benefits

Your instinct might be to run the other way from any ingredient with the word “dragon” in…


Zen and The Art of Eating

5 steps to eating healthier for life

To encourage healthier eating, it’s critical we really enjoy food and experience the physical and emotional…


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Culinary Adventure, Delivered

Spice up dinner with Sun Basket's farm-fresh organic ingredients and recipes

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Humble Pie

Anya Fernald gives us a crave-worthy chickpea torte recipe

A standout vegetarian chickpea torte recipe and more highlights from California chef Anya Fernald’s new cookbook…


Jam On Chia

Try this speedy berry-chia recipe for a healthier DIY spread

Whip up a yummy mixed-berry chia jam in seconds with this easy, healthy recipe that’s…


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Free Coconut Oil

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Green Chef Goes Vegan

Delicious, simple-to-prepare, plant-based meals at your doorstep

Green Chef—the popular organic meal kit delivery service—has added mouthwatering plant-based options to their…


Two Hands Up

Tribeca’s new farm-to-fork restaurant by way of Australia

When Sydney natives Henry Roberts and Giles Russell opened Two Hands Café in New York’s Nolita…


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Snacktime, Solved

Sate hunger with Chomps' all-natural, grass-fed beef sticks

Packed with nine grams of protein, Chomps’ beef sticks are an ideal portable snack—just throw them…


Eat This Now: Radicchio

The new Love & Lemons Cookbook fires us up with a Balsamic Grilled Radicchio Salad

Jeanine Donofrio’s new release, The Love & Lemons Cookbook: An Apple-to-Zucchini Celebration of Impromptu Cooking…


The Latest Scoop

These new L.A. ice cream alternatives are a cool, creamy treat

Ice cream envy: It’s a common condition among healthy eaters in the summertime. You know that…


Longevity Goes The Distance

A bodega turned organic hotspot, next to the Brooklyn Museum

“I’m popping down to the bodega for a slice of vegan cheesecake, some phosphate free soap…


Avocado Boats, Good and Simple

Feast on a superfood with these ideas from the Hemsley sisters

The Hemsley sisters’ new book, Good and Simple: Recipes to Eat Well and Thrive, rounds up everything…


Guac This Way

Organic, fast-casual Mexican arrives in Venice

Tocaya Organica, the fast-casual sister restaurant of Toca Madera, offers super-fresh Mexican flavors and abundant…


Hummus, I Love You

Dizengoff in New York's Chelsea Market offers decadent versions of the creamy chickpea dip

You think you know hummus but you’ve never tasted one like this: With bowls of the…


You Winsome, You Winsome

The aptly named Winsome serves sophisticated diner fare

With counter stools, Pullman booths and a breakfast-and-lunch lineup that includes pancakes and burgers, the…


Good To Go

Scoop up healthy, tasty, takeaway fare at Ammo To Go

It’s true what they say: Sometimes you have to lose something good to gain something better…


The Pocket Greenmarket

Market watch with this new GrowNYC app

Love the Union Square Greenmarket? A new app offers a daily map of the market’s vendors…


Peruvian Hits New Brooklyn Heights

Llama Inn brings the flavors of Peru to Williamsburg

If you hear a stampede in the distance, it’s not a herd of llamas; it’s…


Rhubarb: Spring’s Sour Star

5 ways to use the stalks—and all go beyond pie

It looks weird, it has weird rules (don’t eat the leaves!), it even sounds weird: Rhubarb…


Purple Reigns

Why purple is your new favorite color

Not to get all elementary school on you, but it’s time to check your colors…


Dinner Blooms in Venice

Jason Neroni serves up California classics at the iconic Rose Cafe

Lush ivy-covered walls, beds of herbs and flowers and glowing wicker lamps…


Sensational Sustainable Sushi

Fall for Chisai Sushi, hook, line and sinker

Sushi-grade fish is a much-used term, but the buzzwords sustainable sushi are slowly reeling in…


Wise Cracker

Snack smart with these almond-flour crackers

Finding a cracker that’s both healthier and delicious isn’t as easy as it’s cracked…


Stalking Asparagus

5 ways with this delicate spring vegetable

Of course asparagus is delicious and versatile—its culinary range would be enough to…


Turn 118 Degrees

Sample delicious raw and vegan fare at Tarzana's 118 Degrees

As much as we’re fans of vegan dining, many restaurants in this category don’t move…


Gazpacho To Go

These bottled tomato soups taste like summer

Tío Gazpacho makes smooth, zingy bottled gazpachos that are knocking our socks off…


Pure Energy Bars

Shanti Bars are the best of portable plant-based nutrition

When Lauren Feingold and Ashanty Williams make a protein bar, they don’t mess around…


Detox Without Starving

Tips from two new books help you cleanse toxins with real foods

Juice fasts. Master Cleanses. Tea-toxes. Every year, a new and more extreme way to detox the…


Sustainable Fishmongers

Visit Cape Seafood for the ultimate in sustainable seafood

If you love to cook clean seafood at home, you already know that something fishy is going…


Le Botaniste’s Culinary Prescriptions

You're going to love what the doctor ordered

If you’re a fan of the healthy-meets-luxe mini chain Le Pain Quotidien, you’re…


Banish Your Bloat

This book will help you make friends with your stomach again

Robyn Youkilis’s new book, Go with Your Gut, will give you a dose of fascinating stomach…


He’s Nuts About You

Dr. Mark Hyman's quick and simple step for healthier nuts and seeds

We recently suggested you try soaking and sprouting grains, like quinoa, oats and brown rice…


Vegan Doughnuts That Don’t Taste Like Hockeypucks

Indulge in the tasty organic, vegan doughnuts at Donut Farm

Biting into the blueberry doughnut from Donut Farm is a dream…


Must-Try Modern Israeli

Timna brings the flavor in the East Village

Going local isn’t something that chef Nir Mesika of the Timna had to learn, it’s…


Pea Protein

Yes, you read that right--these little peas pack a protein punch

Combine two big wellness trends—upping your protein intake and eating more plant-based foods—and it…


Open Sesame Paste

For a delicious and healthy boost to salads and sandwiches, substitute tahini for nut butter

Tahini can not only do everything peanut butter and other nut butters can, but also it’s…


Brilliant Bowls

Fast and fresh Korean dishes at Eko Eats

At Eko Eats chef Judy Han is putting a healthy stamp on bibimbap, a traditional Korean dish…


Nettles Are Nummy

It may be a weed, but this spring ingredient is sprouting up around the city

Nettles, a peppery, herbaceous plant, is starting to pop up in dishes all over the city…


It's Easy To Be Green

You don't need to pulverize a plant to get its benefits, now that they've bottled its essence

Just like leafy greens, liquid chlorophyll is chock-full of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants…


Warm Salads For Warm Days

Greet the greens of spring with these easy warm salad ideas

Warm salads offer the ideal mix of temperature and texture and coax the best flavors out of…


Greek Out

Cava Grill does healthy Greek fast-casual right in Westwood and Woodland Hills

There’s a new Greek spinoff in town that you’re going to love. And no, it…


Vegan Out

Try healthy bowls, dumplings, salads and more at this New York City micro-chain

Read all about vegan micro-chain Beyond Sushi’s new menu expansion…


Sweet Cheat

Enjoy natural sweetness (and health benefits) with yacon

An ancient staple in South America’s Andes Mountains, yacon is a sweet potato-like root vegetable…


Frond of You

Fennel is the Swiss Army knife of vegetables

With its high water content, fresh fennel is hydrating and full of vitamin C, potassium, folate and…


Taco Utopia

Tacos don't get much healthier than the ones at Trejo's Tacos

Health and sustainability are the core values behind Danny Trejo’s new restaurant Trejo’s Tacos…


Hearth’s Reboot

Marco Canora is a man on a (delicious) mission at his updated East Villager

As Marco Canora goes, so does his restaurant, Hearth, where the flavors of the Tuscan-American food…


7 Ways to Consume More Grass

Grass-fed dairy and meat products deliver big flavor and health benefits

Lots of companies are meeting the growing demand for grass-fed products. Check out the ones we…


Barley-A-Day Keeps the Doctor Away

Eat this versatile grain for a fiber boost that benefits heart and gut

We love barley for both for its chewy, nutty taste and its abundant health benefits…


Bareburger Sizzles With Healthy Options

NYC's healthy burger joint Bareburger has landed in Santa Monica

When you’re trying to please the lunch or dinner cravings of everyone in your family or…


Plant-Powered Pizza

Vegetables are the star at the chef's new 00+Co in New York City

Matthew Kenney may have first made his name with raw foods in New York at the now…


Plum Happy

Why you need umeboshi in your kitchen now

While these fermented and salted plums are a staple in Japan, this quirky ingredient is just starting…


(Pine)apple of Our Eye

Our favorite tropical treat is also a digestive powerhouse

Think of pineapple as a digestive enzyme (no pill popping necessary) and a delicious dessert in one…


Tasting Menus Made to Order

At Scratch Bar, custom dinners are on the menus

Tasting menus can be a tricky proposition for clean eaters and special dieters…


Nut House

Why we love modern milkman NotMilk

Have you seen the ingredients label on a bottle of store-bought almond or other nut milk…


Sweet Potato Scones

A mix of gluten- free flours make these sweet potato scones so light and fluffy topped with…