Introducing Georgia Haas Nutrition!

Hello loyal readers! I have an extremely exciting announcement to share with you all. As you might've already noticed, I have changed the name of my website to GeorgiaHaasNutrition.com. I have also slightly changed the layout of my site. And the reason for this is because I am starting my own virtual nutrition private practice!!! …

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Why “What I Eat in a Day” Posts Aren’t Helpful

If you've never heard of the infamous "What I Eat in a Day" (WIEIAD) posts on social media, consider yourself better off. If you're unfamiliar with what this is, it's basically a post sharing what a particular person eats in a day, as the name suggests. Nowadays, social media is crawling with posts like this, …

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Why Severely Restricting Calories Won’t Help You Lose Weight

While we would all like to think that the key to weight loss is simply "calories in vs. calories out," in reality, it's much more complicated than that. Restrictive fad diets and modalities would like us to believe otherwise with their overly simplistic, black-and-white rules. But the truth is, successful weight loss cannot be done …

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Warning Signs of a Fad Diet

Oh fad diets... The bane of every dietitian's existence. These diets are usually the ones making ridiculous and unrealistic claims. Yet many people are still drawn to them, which is what they are designed to do. One of the main reasons I started blogging as a nutrition student was to dispel false diet advice. And …

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Should You Do Strength Training When Trying to Lose Weight?

Bikini season is upon us again. Which means that everyone and their mother is likely trying to lose weight. There are tons of misconceptions out there about healthy weight loss, but in this post I am only going to address one: should you do strength training when trying to lose weight? Common Misconceptions I've always been …

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