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Out of Sports Drinks? Grab a Banana!

By Erika Guzman, Recent ASU Nutrition Student Studies find that a banana is just as beneficial as a sports beverage   Growing up, you’ve probably been given Gatorade or some type of electrolyte-recovering beverage for energy and endurance when you … Continue reading

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How Energy Drinks are Affecting Your Health

By Kat Brown, Recent Arizona State University Nutrition Student  6 tips to preventing caffeine addiction       Pre-existing conditions       Know your limits       Read the labels       Beware the “buzz”       Instant energy boosters       See the signs Pre-existing conditions Many conditions may heavily influence how … Continue reading

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Yummy Summer Smoothies!

By Laura Slatalla, Recent ASU Nutrition Student Summer is here, and this year I’m thinking of making tasty fruity smoothies my cold treat of choice! They can be packed full of vitamins and minerals, plus they won’t melt in your hand! … Continue reading

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Filling Your Cup with Matcha Green Tea

By Sarah LeVesque, Recent Arizona State University Nutrition Student   My first experience with matcha was probably the same as many others: matcha ice cream. This mysterious green ice cream has such a uniquely grassy and sweet flavor, and I … Continue reading

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Is Alcohol Good for the Body?

By Emily Carver, Recent Arizona Sate University Nutrition Student  Whether alcohol is good for the body has been a highly-debated topic. It’s been said that wine, specifically red wine, is heart-healthy, meaning it can help reduce coronary heart disease, possibly … Continue reading

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