Fiber: Top Nutrient for a Good Mood

Recent research has shown that dietary fiber improves our mood. The gut-brain axis, which is the communication network between the gut microbiota and the brain, allows fermentation byproducts to produce neurotransmitters and reduce inflammation. Foods that are considered good sources of fiber are fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes (beans, peas, lentils), nuts and seeds.

Challenge Recipe Week 3 | Trader Joe’s Inspired Summer Salmon Salad

Welcome to Week 3 of our May Recipe Challenge! To enter to win our Challenge, simply post the recipe you make to Instagram and tag @elevated.nutrition with #levelup. Post your recipe picture during May for our challenge to win a batch of Elle Bars. Elle Bars are pre-workout granola bars formulated by Registered Dietitian Eleanor …

Whole Wheat Berry Pancake Recipe

Pancakes are a comfort food favorite, so we created a nourishing recipe the whole family will enjoy. These pancakes are made with 100% whole grains and contain more fiber and protein than the traditional recipe. Be inspired to ...