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Simple 100-Calorie Food Swaps

Small exchanges can help you lose a pound a month; and that’s if you do just one per day.

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Instead of Peanuts, Try Edamame for a Protein-Filled Snack
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Instead of Peanuts, Try Edamame for a Protein-Filled Snack

They're heart-healthy, yes, but the peanuts contain 200 calories per ¼ cup. Trade legume for legume with ½ cup shelled edamame, sprinkled with 1 teaspoon toasted sesame seeds and not only do you lose 100 calories, you gain 4 more grams of protein, too.

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