Tag: health

The Mono Diet Explained by a Dietitian

After seeing that the Mono Diet was recently trending on Google, I did a little research to find out what it’s all about. Is it worth trying? Is the Monotrophic Diet healthy? Read on to see what I have to say about it. What is the Mono Diet? Put simply, […]

Foods for Osteoporosis Prevention

How California Prunes should be the snack of choice. Osteoporosis Month might be coming to an end but thinking about our bone health doesn’t haven’t to stop! 2 million Canadians are affected by Osteoporosis, and 1 in 3 women and 1 in 5 men will suffer a fracture related to […]

The Role of Vitamin D on Your Health

What is the role of vitamin D on your health? How does it support the strength of your bones and immune system? Which foods contain vitamin D and…should you take a supplement? Let a dietitian weigh in! DISCLAIMER: This post was developed in partnership with Jamieson Canada, however all opinions are my […]

Myths vs. Facts About Carbohydrates

Oh, carbs! The diet industry loves to hate them, but as a dietitian I know there are so many reasons to love them! In this post we’ll answer some burning questions about carbs and address some of the biggest myths vs. facts about carbohydrates to set the record straight. What […]

The Truth About Apple Cider Vinegar

Is apple cider vinegar really the fountain of wellness? Does it really do all the things people claim it does? Like boost metabolism, burn fat, aid digestion and more? Are there any risks to consuming it? Let’s find out the truth about apple cider vinegar from a registered dietitian (me!). […]

Facts and Myths About Protein

Protein is an essential nutrient for a variety of body functions, but there are a lot of misconceptions about protein on the internet. In this post, I (a Registered Dietitian) will address some of the biggest facts and myths about protein. A quick recap: What is protein? Protein is one […]

Good Mood Food: 3 Things to Eat for a Better Mood

What if I told you there are foods we can eat that may have a positive impact on our emotional well-being? Neat, right? Today I’m sharing 3 of those with you! It’s the dead of winter. The holidays are long gone, we’re cold, we’re tired of only seeing the sun […]

Hannah Magee RD Best of 2018

Happy Holidays friends! We’re just a few short days away from Christmas and then the New Year will be here before we know it. Right around this time I’m always thinking back on the past year, reflecting on what went well, what I learned, and what I want to work […]

Milk & Milk Alternatives: The Nutrition

In the last few years, non-dairy milk alternatives have been rising in popularity. There are so many options on the market these days and it can be totally overwhelming when choosing the best option for you. Today I’m breaking down the nutrition profiles of some of the most popular milk […]