Monthly Archives: April 2017

Chicken vs Turkey nutrition

Turkey and chicken have very similar nutrient profiles, both being considered white meat (a.k.a healthy meat) and of the same general family of food. Turkey is lower in cholesterol than most other meats, especially red meats (pork, beef, lamb, etc), and has a much better proportion of unsaturated fats to saturated fats than chicken. Per… Read More »

Intake calories

Self-reported average energy intake of 2,640 calories for men and 1,785 calories per day for women is within current USDA recommendations, yet still higher than our previous generation. Since the majority of men and women in the U.S. are overweight or obese, many are eating more calories than they require. With the more convenient from a… Read More »