Healthy Living Study

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We are conducting an 8-week study to determine if eating one Nutrient meal per day improves your overall health. Our meals are carefully designed to include one-third of every essential nutrient that you need to be healthy.

  • Consume 1 Nutrient meal daily
  • Submit weekly electronic questionnaires

What to eat during the study

  • Drink water and other non-caloric beverages, like coffee and tea
  • Add flavor enhances to meals like lemon juice, herbs (e.g., basil, oregano, thyme), and spices (e.g., cinnamon, nutmeg, curry powder)

Healthy Foods to Add to Nutrient meals:

  • Low-fat or non-dairy products (e.g., milk, yogurt); or low-fat milks from soy or almonds
  • Skinless poultry
  • Seafood, baked or broiled (not fried)
  • Trimmed meats (no cold cuts)
  • Vegetarian proteins like chickpeas and lentils
  • Fruits that are fresh, frozen, or canned without added sugars
  • Vegetables that are fresh, frozen and canned vegetables and vegetable juices without added sodium, fat, or sugar
  • Whole grains

Shakes, Cereals, Hot Cereals

  • Any low-fat, or non-fat milk (e.g., cow's, soy, almond, cashew)
  • Low-fat, low sugar yogurt
  • Dark green leafy vegetables (e.g., spinach, collards, and kale)
  • Fruit (e.g., peaches, oranges, plums)
  • Berries (e.g., blueberries, strawberries, raspberries)
  • Nuts and seeds (e.g., walnuts, flax)

Frequently Asked Questions

For the study you are to consume one nutrient meal per day but when you have it is up to you.