Healthy Eating

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Fort Worth Students Learning Healthy Habits

Hundreds of health-conscious kids will take part in a community expo at TCU on Saturday that highlights the benefits of an active lifestyle and healthy eating.


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Group Pushes To Oust McDonald’s From Hospital Lobbies

Does it make sense to have a McDonald’s in the lobby of a hospital? A national organization says no and is now pushing a Fort Worth hospital to close the McDonald’s in their lobby.


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Paula Deen: No Regrets In Diabetes Reveal

A month after being widely criticized for revealing she has diabetes — as well as a lucrative endorsement deal for a drug to treat it — Paula Deen says she’s ready to show a lighter side to her famously fatty Southern-style cooking.


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Congress Pushes Back On Healthier School Lunches

Congress is fighting to keep pizza and french fries on school lunch lines, picking apart an Obama administration proposal to make school lunches healthier.


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Yes! It Could Be The Heat That’s Making You Cranky

North Texas is in the 58th day of triple-digit temperatures and Max Nelson, with Texas Health Presbyterian Plano, says the prolonged heat wave can have a negative affect on people.


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Lower-Calorie Barbecue & Picnic Foods Recipes

Summertime comes with food temptations that can sabotage good intentions for healthy eating. Here are some lower-calorie alternatives to popular barbecue and picnic foods.


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New Study Says Jenny Craig Tops Diet Plan Rankings

What’s the best diet for your weight loss investment? According to Consumer Reports, it’s Jenny Craig. The weight loss plan received a first place ranking in a listing by the magazine.


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Can Healthy Eating Become Obsessive?

Anna Gonzalez says it took extreme work outs and a strict diet for her to get ready for her competitions. “It kind of overtaking me and I know it’s not good,” says the Irving mother.


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Local Students Cooking Up Edible Arts & Crafts

The Kids Teaching Kids program in North Texas schools is helping elementary and high school students understand the importance of being healthy.



Best Healthy Eating Restaurants In Dallas

Healthy eating in Dallas is almost an oxymoron. There is hope, however, because the horizon is filled with hidden healthy treasures.