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#Essentia Health Tips | Cut calories and carbs with cauliflower rice

By Bonnie Brost, licensed and registered dietitian at Essentia Health. Eating Paleo or Low Carb? Cut Calories and Carbs with Cauliflower Rice Cauliflower is showing up in new ways. Instead of just fresh florets or a steamed side dish, cauliflower is being riced and mashed. It can even become a pizza crust. These new presentations… Read More #Essentia Health Tips | Cut calories and carbs with cauliflower rice

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#Essentia Health Tips | Try a new twist on zucchini with “Zoodles”

  By Bonnie Brost, licensed and registered dietitian at Essentia Health. a new twist on zucchini with “Zoodles”   It is the A to Z time of summer: August brings an overabundance of zucchini.   Zucchini is exploding in our gardens and filling up stands at farmers’ markets. What do we do with this green… Read More #Essentia Health Tips | Try a new twist on zucchini with “Zoodles”

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#Essentia Health Tips | Blueberries are packed with nutrition

July even brings blueberry festivals in the Northland. Iron River, Wisconsin, celebrates blueberries on July 22-23 while Ely, Minnesota, celebrates July 28-30. Blueberries are often featured in desserts and sweets such as blueberry muffins and blueberry pie. The added sugar may negate their health benefits. This summer, stretch your taste buds and try blueberries in… Read More #Essentia Health Tips | Blueberries are packed with nutrition