7 Reasons to Keep Healthy Carbs on Your Plate

TRACY MORRIS | October 18, 2016

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Carbs get a bad rap, but good news for grain lovers, they aren’t all created equal. Contrary to popular diets like Paleo, Whole30, and the Ketogenic diet, healthy carbs deserve a regular spot on your plate. It’s true, most people could do with eating fewer refined and processed carbs—bagels, muffins, cupcakes, doughnuts, cookies, and pizza crusts aren’t exactly health foods. Highly processed “white” flour sends your blood sugar levels on a rollercoaster ride of highs and lows. But healthy carbs

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