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Welcome to EpiCor's new "More Healthy Days Blog." Here you will find great ideas about staying active, boosting your energy level, tips on healthy living and much, much more! It's all about providing you with the information you need to live a more happy and healthy life. Sign up for our blog to get email updates so you never miss any of the interesting information provided by our experts and people just like you!

August 15, 2016

By Dr. Lisa Metzgar, PhD:  Summer is one of my favorite seasons. Not just for the fun in the sun but also for the summertime fruits that bring back memories of picnics on the beach and running through sprinklers on a hot day. Some of my favorite fruits are berries,... Read More

June 29, 2016

By Dr. Lisa Metzgar, PhD: Many people suffer from gut imbalances that can affect their day to day living and their underlying overall health. Symptoms like gas, bloating, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and constipation can range from mild to seriously debilitating Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). Carbohydrates and imbalanced gut bacteria are... Read More

May 5, 2016

By Jennifer McGregor: In a nation of caffeine addicts, energy is the modern Fountain of Youth. We find ourselves slumping in our seats halfway through our 9-5 workdays, spending hundreds of dollars every year on Starbucks, and braving the taste of a Five-Hour Energy. We are overworked, under-rested, and most... Read More

April 26, 2016

By Dr. Lisa Metzgar, PhD: It is the time of year that most of us look at the scale and realize that summer is coming…which means bathing suit weather. Spring is a great time to change your diet if you have a weight loss goal. After hibernating all winter eating... Read More

March 28, 2016

By Dr. Lisa Metzgar, PhD: There is such a debate on whether or not coffee is healthy for us. I have been doing a lot of research on this age-old debate and have found some pretty compelling evidence that coffee for the most part has some very beneficial attributes. Yes…there... Read More

February 11, 2016

By Dr. Lisa Metzgar, PhD:  Valentine’s Day is the day of love. It is also a great excuse to have a nice glass of wine and eat some yummy chocolate. Good news…there are some redeeming qualities to these Valentine’s vices that can ease some of the guilt of indulging. Of... Read More

February 1, 2016

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January 12, 2016

By Dr. Lisa Metzgar, PhD: It is the start of a new year and for most people that means looking at their health and wellness to make positive changes. Whether you want to lose weight or start eating healthier, there are some simple steps you can take to get on a... Read More

December 7, 2015

By: Dr. Lisa Metzgar, Most of us are in a chronic state of stress – getting the kids to school on time, paying the bills and meeting deadlines at work. What makes the holiday season so much worse are the get-togethers with extended family – even though we love them... Read More

November 17, 2015

Dr. Lisa Metzgar, PhD: As the mom of a teenager, I know what a battle it can be to get your kids to eat more fruits and vegetables. It is super important to instill good eating habits from a very young age so they have a fighting chance to grow up... Read More

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