What the FODMAP is a FODMAP?

What the FODMAP is a FODMAP?

Kate Chury, RD. Registered Dietitian. Calgary, Alberta.

For most of us, when we first come across the term FODMAP, we may quietly ask ourselves “What the FODMAP is a FODMAP? Is it another fad diet making the rounds or some sort of ‘super food’ I should be eating?” I’m here to tell you that it’s not another fad diet (thank goodness, right?) and it certainly isn’t a new trendy food making the rounds in the posh wellness scene right now.

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The Dietitian As Your Copilot

The Dietitian As Your Copilot

Kate Chury, RD. Registered Dietitian. Calgary, Alberta.

When seeing a Registered Dietitian (RD) regarding your nutritional health, you may be tempted to sit back and let them tell you what to do. Maybe they’ll give you a meal plan to follow and a list of foods to eat, and you’re done, right?

Wrong.

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6 Science-Backed Ways To Lower Blood Pressure With Diet

6 Science-Backed Ways To Lower Blood Pressure With Diet

Kate Chury, RD. Registered Dietitian. Calgary, Alberta.

Did you know that there are steps you can take to lower blood pressure through diet? Check out these 6 foods proven to have blood pressure-lowering effects...

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Journey To Healthy Eating 2017: November Edition

Journey To Healthy Eating 2017: November Edition

Kate Chury, RD. Registered Dietitian, Calgary, Alberta. 

This month we are learning to include the foods which keep our blood pressure in check. Hypertension is all too prevalent but there are some dietary and lifestyle factors that are in your control. 

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Journey To Healthy Eating Challenge 2017: October Edition

Journey To Healthy Eating Challenge 2017: October Edition

Kate Chury, RD. Registered Dietitian. Calgary, Alberta.

This month's healthy eating challenge focuses on getting enough dietary iron. For many iron is not a problem but there are certain groups of people that do find it difficult to obtain this blood building nutrient. Find out who is most at risk and which foods are best to combate low iron. 

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Leftovers Re-Imagined: 10 Ways to Transform Leftover Meals

Leftovers Re-Imagined: 10 Ways to Transform Leftover Meals

Kate Chury, RD. Registered Dietitian. Calgary, Alberta.

Leftovers get a bad rap. It doesn’t have to be that way, though. It really doesn’t. While some leftovers get better with age, others can be transformed into new and dare I say, better, creations. That’s what I’m here to talk about today - reinventing or re-imagining our leftovers. 

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