‘Nutrition & Eating’

Is Bread Really Fattening?

By Marsha Hudnall on 10/01/2014

First, let me say that I really hate the term fattening when it is used in conjunction with food. At Green Mountain, we’ve long said — and others agree — that food often isn’t the real reason for struggles around weight. It’s feelings that send us to food to cope, and a lack of other ways to cope, that truly […] Read more »

The Binge Eating Diaries: Enough Already!

By Jacki Monaco on 09/25/2014

Changing My Relationship With Food — And Myself – Takes A Lot Of Energy When I think about my ever-evolving relationship with food, my body, my weight, and my binging – I instantly feel like I need a nap. I’ve been scrutinizing my eating habits and my reflection since before puberty. I’m exhausted. Who knew that one of the very few things […] Read more »

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Take Weight Stigma Off Your Plate to Really Eat Healthy

By Marsha Hudnall on 09/24/2014

It’s Weight Stigma Awareness Week 2014 Do you know what you’re thinking about your body? If you’re a woman who has struggled with your weight, there’s a good chance you’re not thinking too positively about it. And as Dr. Kari Anderson, our binge eating specialist at Green Mountain and leader of our new Pathway℠ program for binge eaters, would say, “Of course you […] Read more »

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Do Diet Sodas Cause Weight Gain? Study Finds Sweeteners May Raise Blood Sugar By Changing Gut Bacteria

By Laura Brooks on 09/23/2014

The debate over sugar substitutes started with the invention of saccharin 135 years ago.  President Theodore Roosevelt’s own doctor recommended replacing his dietary sugar with saccharin for weight loss.  When an FDA commissioner, Harvey Wiley, spoke out against the artificial sweetener as a health hazard, Roosevelt retorted, “Anybody who says saccharin is injurious to health is an idiot.” Since then, researchers have […] Read more »

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Mindful Eating When Dining Out: Enjoy!

By Marsha Hudnall on 09/11/2014

If there’s one thing that strikes fear in the hearts of many of the women who come to Green Mountain, it’s eating in restaurants. That is, until they’ve gone through a week or two of our program. Then it’s a whole different experience. Change Your Dining Out Experience With A Mindful Approach After a weekend spent enjoying the delights of Vermont, […] Read more »

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