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rice cakes with peanut butter with apple and banana

The pros and cons of these 4 protein-packed snacks

Find out the pros and cons of these common protein-packed snacks.
Grocery case illustration with meat and other foods

Ask the nutritionist: “I keep hearing a lot about how eating meat often is...

—Fabian A., Ventura College, CaliforniaAs a dietitian, I often field questions asking whether certain foods are “good” or “bad.” I’m going to challenge you to move beyond these labels because eating is complex, and...
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UCookbook: Gourmet chickpea sandwich

Rate this article and enter to winIf you've ever known the struggle of being in a sandwich rut, this recipe is for you. This insane chickpea avocado sandwich is full of flavor and nutrients,...
Protein pancakes

Protein-packed pancakes

Ingredients 1 cup egg whites 1 cup cottage cheese (if cottage cheese gives you the creeps, substitute Greek yogurt) 1 cup rolled oats 2 tsp. sugar 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 tsp. cinnamonThe egg...
Fruit smoothie protein popsiclesvideo

Fruit smoothie protein popsicles

%CODE1%Ingredients: 2 cups mixed berries (or other fruit) 2 tablespoons orange juice 2 cups vanilla Greek yogurt (or plain if you prefer less sweetness)Directions:Blend the berries in a food processor or blender on high...
Chickpea-peanut butter protein barsvideo

Chickpea-peanut butter protein bars

%CODE1%Ingredients1 pan (about 8 bars) 1 can (about 15 oz/425g of chickpeas, already cooked) ½ cup of peanut butter (or any nut butter) ¼ teaspoon baking soda ¼ teaspoon baking...
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Pack in the protein

Feeling sluggish? If you need a boost, reach for a snack that’s guaranteed to sustain your energy. Protein-rich treats will keep you going for longer than a quick punch of sugar, and incorporating them...