January 17th, 2017

Creating a Body-Positive Social Media Experience

Creating a Body-Positive Social Media Experience   by Laura Cipullo and the Whole Nutrition Services Team There are many positive aspects to social media -- making new friends, expanding community, learning about subjects you care about, and getting various perspectives on the news. But unfortunately, as most of us are aware by now, there is a darker side. Every day there seems to be another story about online ...

December 14th, 2016

Bone Broth: Should You Dig It?

Bone Broth: Should You Dig It? Image via FreeImages.com/Jean Scheijen by Laura Cipullo and the Whole Nutrition Services Team   As we head in to 2017, bone broth continues to lead the food trends. Wonder what it is? Is it really worth braving the farmer’s market in these cold temperatures for the expensive bones? Let’s navigate the what, the claims and the nutritional value as evidenced by research. What is bone ...

December 7th, 2016

Prevent Injury In Yoga

Prevent Injury in Yoga   Photo courtesy freeimages.com/Aaron Neifer by Laura Cipullo and the Laura Cipullo Whole Nutrition Services Team A study recently came out that said yoga injuries are increasing, especially among the elderly, but that they are still "relatively rare." However, with the ever-increasing popularity of yoga, you need to know how to stay safe and prevent yourself from overdoing ...

November 17th, 2016

Helping Teens Get Over Overeating

Helping Teens Get Over Overeating By Andrea Wachter, LMFT   Being a teen is not easy—having to navigate friendships, family, love interests, school, homework, hormones and future goals. And as if all that wasn’t enough, today’s teens have to contend with constant images and messages on social media, telling them how they should look, eat, exercise and feel. Many teens simply aren’t equipped to handle the ...

May 28th, 2016

When Your Diet Becomes a Disorder

When Your Diet Becomes a Disorder Image via Flickr/JoshWillis by Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE, CEDRD and Laura Cipullo Whole Nutrition Services Team The line between eating healthy and disordered eating can be a thin one. These days, there are all kinds of diets you can follow that advocate depriving yourself of certain foods, but a balanced diet is healthiest, unless you have an allergy to a certain food and have been told by ...