Health & Wellness Tips

Whatever your skin tone, spread on the sunscreen

Whatever your skin tone, spread on the sunscreen

 

No matter what the color of your skin, UT Southwestern cancer experts recommend wearing sunscreen.

Recipe: Summer veggie and pesto pasta salad

Recipe: Summer veggie and pesto pasta salad

 

It’s a delicious homemade dish made perfect for picnic season. UT Southwestern Master of Clinical Nutrition student Helena Holt shares her summer veggie and pesto pasta salad that comes together in a few simple steps.

Recipe: One-pan balsamic chicken and roasted vegetables

Recipe: One-pan balsamic chicken and roasted vegetables

 

It’s a hearty recipe packed with protein and savory veggies. All you need are a few ingredients and a single pan. UT Southwestern Master of Clinical Nutrition student Jill Kuzniarek shows us how eating healthy can be easy and delicious with her balsamic chicken and roasted vegetables.

Recipe: Gluten-free banana blueberry muffins

Recipe: Gluten-free banana blueberry muffins

 

They’re simple in creation, but big on taste. UT Southwestern Master of Clinical Nutrition student Briana Butler shares her wholesome oven-baked goodness: gluten-free banana blueberry muffins.

Recipe: Asian turkey lettuce wraps

Recipe: Asian turkey lettuce wraps

 

It's a protein and veggie-packed meal that will leave you feeling full without being weighed down. UT Southwestern Master of Clinical Nutrition student Helena Holt shows us the secrets behind her Asian turkey lettuce wraps.

Recipe: Dark chocolate blueberry clusters

Recipe: Dark chocolate blueberry clusters

 

Have a sweet tooth but watching your weight? UT Southwestern Master of Clinical Nutrition student Briana Butler’s crowd-pleasing dark chocolate blueberry clusters are a healthy way to satisfy those cravings.

Recipe: Stuffed acorn squash

Recipe: Stuffed acorn squash

 

UT Southwestern’s Master of Clinical Nutrition student Jill Kuzniarek shares with us her famous stuffed acorn squash.

Choosing a colon cancer test

Choosing a colon cancer test

 

If you’re close to age 50 or older, your physician has probably been asking you to get checked for colon cancer. Which test is right for you?

Olive oil, nuts make good cholesterol even better

Olive oil, nuts make good cholesterol even better

 

Increasing the amount of olive oil or nuts in your diet may make your good cholesterol do its job better, says Dr. Anand Rohatgi, a preventive cardiologist at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Recipe: White bean and tomato bruschetta salad

Recipe: White bean and tomato bruschetta salad

 

It's a twist on a popular Italian recipe, and it's chock-full of heart healthy ingredients.