Staying Fit and Healthy During the Holidays

The holiday season is summed up with friends, family, parties, peppermint, and food, lots of food. The latter isn’t the best for your medical weight loss plan, but you can get through the holiday season unscathed and ready to tackle the new year on weight loss track....

Recipe of the Week: Zucchini and Onion Quiche

Our quiche uses fewer eggs and less cheese than the traditional version without losing any of the flavor. It's perfect for a weeknight dinner or a weekend breakfast! Recipe Nutritional Information: Calories per Serving: 510 Servings: 4 Estimated Total Preparation...

Recipe of the Week: Turkey Bacon and Fig Wraps

This take on a traditional fig and bacon wrap uses turkey bacon to cut the fat. It’s a great lunch option to put together the night before or a light dinner option. Recipe Nutritional Information: Servings: 2 Estimated Total Preparation Time: 20 minutes Calories per...

Recipe of the Week: Spicy Asian Tofu with String Beans

This Asian-inspired dish is rich is protein, making for a filling meal. Though it's designed to have a nice kick, cut back on the chili paste or hot sauce if you're not a spicy-food lover. Recipe Nutritional Information: Servings: 4 Estimated Total Preparation Time:...

Sleep and Your Weight: What’s the Connection?

If you’re feeling tired all the time and also like you’re gaining weight, it may not be your imagination. Sleep deprivation can cause people to develop metabolic syndrome, a cluster of conditions that may include insulin resistance (when the body doesn’t properly use...

Recipe of the Week: Fish Tacos with Lime Guacamole

You can almost feel the ocean breezes when you bite into these delightful fish tacos, flavored with a touch of lime juice. Summer may be over, but it doesn't these tacos will have you convinced that you're still on vacation. Recipe Nutritional Information: Servings: 4...

Recipe of the Week: Orange Chicken Wraps

These tasty low-carb, high-protein wraps omit the bread by using lettuce as the “wrap.” Recipe Nutritional Information: Calories per Serving: 476 Servings: 3 Estimated Total Preparation Time: 30 minutes Recipe Ingredients: 1 ½ lb boneless, skinless chicken breast Salt...