Oz-Approved Breakfasts

A morning meal can help decrease hunger and control cravings. Start your day off right with one of these Oz-approved breakfasts.

Oz-Approved Breakfasts

Skipping breakfast may seem like a quick way to reduce calorie-consumption but studies have linked it with everything from high cholesterol levels to weight-gain. Eating a meal in the morning has been shown to help decrease hunger and control cravings. Start your day off right with one of these Oz-approved breakfasts.

Eat More Eggs

Loaded with energy-boosting protein, essential minerals like calcium and magnesium, as well as vitamins A, D, E, B6 and B12, eggs are the ideal breakfast food. Add fresh fruit and veggies to your standard scramble or omelet for a hefty nutrient boost.

Egg Whites with Blueberry and Cinnamon
All-Day Egg-White Omelet
Gluten-Free Breakfast Burrito

Fat Substitutes: Could They Be Leading to Your Weight Gain?

They're hiding in everything from low-fat cottage cheese to protein shakes.

Fat substitutes are compounds that resemble the chemical and physical properties of certain fats and oils and are often used to replace conventional fats (butter, oil) in baking and frying. They can help bring calorie counts down.

But fat substitutes are almost like secret ingredients that hide in plain sight, says Mark Schatzker, author of the upcoming book "The End of Craving: Recovering the Lost Wisdom of Eating Well."

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