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Post-Holiday Blue Mood

The holidays have come and gone. All the months of excited anticipation and preparation are over in (what seemed like) a blink of an eye. I usually call this time of the year my “blue mood” time. I generally feel a little sad and depressed during this period. Apparently I am not the only…

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Bottle Bash Sweepstakes

Celebrating 20 Years of Bringing You and Your Family the Best-Tasting, Highest Quality Juices in a Convenient Shelf-Stable Bottle!

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What are the best nutrition tips you have for a healthy pregnancy?

A healthy diet is so important to the growth and development of the baby. I encourage women hoping to become pregnant to begin to make diet changes to ensure they are consuming a healthy variety of nutrients. For those hoping to become pregnant, it is important that you take a good look at…

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Do your groceries make the naughty or nice list?

Article by Registered Dietitian Amy Bragagnini, MS, RD, CSO Healthy eating begins with a list (well, at least in this dietitian’s opinion).  So many people have the best intentions to improve the overall health of their diet…but then they make the mistake of going to the grocery store…

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I eat and eat but gain no type of weight…

Gaining weight can sometimes be just as tricky as losing weight. I would first recommend that you see your doctor and make sure there is not some underlying condition that is inhibiting you from gaining weight. Your doctor can also determine whether or not you actually need to gain weight.…

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DIY: Snowman Buddy

Too cold to go outside? Bring your snowmen inside with this simple Snowman Buddy Craft!

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How many ounces of water a day are we supposed to consume?

That is a great question. As I mentioned in a previous consumer question response, the majority of the patients I see in the kidney stone clinic do not consume enough fluid. Their reasons are anything from “I don’t like the taste of water” and “I get too busy during the day and…

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Is Old Orchard good for diabetics?

I think juice can be a healthy part of any person’s diet. The key is finding balance!!! It is important to remember that, in moderation, 100% fruit juice can absolutely be a healthy part of your diet. It is filled with vitamins and minerals and can provide a tasty way for you to reach…

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DIY - Pilgrim Hat

Who knew you could make so many crafts from a frozen juice container? With 5 supplies and 5 simples steps, you could have your own pilgrim hat in no time! This craft is super easy and kid friendly. Once the hat is done, use the hat as a utensil holder or candy holder. You could even strap…

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Can I use Old Orchard Lemonade to help with kidney stones?

What a great question! I am glad that your doctor also recommended adding lemon/lime juice to water. Both lemon and lime juice contain citric acid, which is responsible for helping break apart calcium oxalate stones. It has been recommended that one consume ~4 ounces of citric acid per…

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Each month, Amy Bragagini, MS, RD, CSO answers diet and nutrition questions sent in by readers like you. If your question gets chosen, you'll earn 500 Reward Points!

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