Don’t let Memorial Day derail your diet. Celebrate the season with these better-for-you cookout recipes for burgers, cocktails, desserts and more.
After graduating from Hamilton College with a degree in Philosophy , Alex moved to NYC in June 2013 to pursue her love of journalism and multimedia. She is thrilled to be a member of the DailyBurn team! Her written work has appeared on The Huffington Post, The Daily Beast and Health.com. Alex has always been passionate about athletics, health and fitness and competed at the collegiate level in synchronized team skating, rowing and Ultimate Frisbee.
Articles by Alex Orlov
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Instead of buying artificially flavored mixes, try these homemade margarita recipes that cut down on sugar but still taste great!
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Probiotics can help your immunity, mood and possibly protect against obesity. We’ve got the scoop on which all-natural foods with probiotics are best for your gut.
Our favorite health and fitness articles from this week, including the uncertain fate of avocados.
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