Enjoy Real Foods

Losing weight doesn’t mean starvation and suffering. Real weight loss requires that you maintain proper health and nutrition every day. Finding the proper balance of nutrition and calories is key to success. Include a medically proven diet plan as part of your way to weight loss success.

Sample Recipes for Inspiration

We’ve provided some suggestions for easy meals you can enjoy at home. You can discuss and review your meals with Dr Aron each visit.

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vegetable skewers

Smoky grilled vegetables. Mix and match what you love

  • 1½ C zucchini, cut into thin 1-inch strips
  • 1½ C yellow squash, cut into thin 1-inch strips
  • ½ C onion, sliced thin
  • ½ C green pepper, cut into thin 1 inch strips
  • Dash garlic powder
  • Pepper to taste

Divide vegetables evenly on 4 sheets of aluminum foil. Sprinkle each with garlic powder and pepper. Wrap securely with double foil seal. Place vegetable packets on grill 4 to 6 inches from coals, cook 8 to 12 minutes or until vegetables are crisp-tender, turn once.

4 servings (Serving size: ½ C)

Calories: varies


Entree, Side dish

Regimen: Low fat, Vegan, Vegetarian, Kosher

Keywords: Low Salt, Halal, Gluten Free

juicy chicken

Savory chicken recipe; try this one at home

  • 4 skinless chicken breast halves (1 ½ lbs)
  • 2 ½ T Dijon-style mustard, divided
  • 1 C fresh whole wheat bread crumbs (2 sl bread
  • ½ t dried marjoram leaves
  • ½ t dried thyme leaves
  • ¼ t salt
  • ¼ t dried sage leaves
  • ¼ t ground black pepper
  • Nonstick cooking spray

Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Brush tops of chicken breasts with 2 T mustard. Combine remaining mustard, bread crumbs, marjoram, thyme, salt, sage and pepper in small bowl. Pat mixture evenly over mustard. Arrange chicken, breast side up, in single layer in 13x9-inch baking pan. Bake, uncovered, about 40 minutes or until chicken is no longer pink.

Calories: varies

4 servings. (Serving size: ½ chicken breast)


Entree, Main course

Regimen: Kosher

Keywords: Halal

strawberry treat

Simple dessert to satisfy your naughty side.

  • 1 small package sugar free strawberry gelatin (e.g. Jello)
  • 1 C boiling water
  • 1 pt strawberries, hulled and crushed
  • 1 T lemon juice
  • 1 C low calorie whipped topping

Dissolve gelatin in boiling water. Stir in strawberries and lemon juice, chill until slightly thickened. Fold in whipped topping. Spoon ½ C into each of 6 individual dessert dishes. Chill about 2 hours.

Calories: varies

6 servings (Serving size: ½ C)



Keywords: Strawberry

apple dip

Atone for your sins with a fresh vegan dish.

6 servings

Calories: 143


  • 4 Granny smith apples, peeled, cored, and sliced
  • 1 16-oz. can(s) julienned beets, drained
  • 6 radishes, sliced
  • 2 scallions, diagonally sliced
  • 2½ tablespoons vinegar
  • 2½ tablespoons olive oil
  • ¼ cup apple juice
  • ¼ teaspoon ground allspice
  • ¼ teaspoon red pepper sauce
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon black pepper
  1. In a large bowl, combine the apples, beets, radishes, and scallions.
  2. In a small bowl, whisk together the vinegar, oil, apple juice, allspice, and hot sauce, if desired.
  3. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  4. Drizzle over the apple mixture and toss until evenly coated.
  5. Cover and refrigerate at least before serving

Vegan Salad

Side Dish

Regimen: Low fat, Vegan, Vegetarian, Kosher

Keywords: Apples, Beets, Salad

fresh salad

Shake things up wth a zesty avocado salad.

6 servings

Calories: 81


  • 6 cups mixed salad greens
  • 3 medium ripe tomatoes, cut into cubes
  • 5 green onions, chopped
  • 1 small cucumber, partially peeled and cut into cubes
  • 3 Tbsp. lemon juice, divided
  • 1/3 tsp. garlic powder
  • 1 tsp. of coarsely ground black pepper
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 large ripe California avocado, peeled
  1. Thoroughly mix bite-sized salad greens, tomatoes, onions, and cucumber in a large serving bowl.
  2. Toss with 2 tablespoons lemon juice, garlic powder, black pepper and salt.
  3. Peel and cut avocado in half.
  4. Remove pit and slice into thin wedges, about 1/8-inch thick.
  5. Arrange slices on top of salad like a starburst.
  6. rush remaining lemon juice and serve immediately.

Vegan Salad

Side Dish

Regimen: Low fat, Vegan, Vegetarian, Kosher

Keywords: Avocado, Tomatoes

delicious carrots

Sweeter side salad.

6 servings

Calories: 134


  • 1 pound baby carrots
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • ½ teaspoon paprika
  • ¼ teaspoon ground cumin
  • ¼ teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • ¼ cup parsley, minced
  • 1 cup raisins
  • Lettuce leaves, optional


  1. Slice carrots, diagonally, into 2 or 3 pieces.
  2. Cook carrots in boiling water until crisp-tender, about 5 minutes.
  3. Drain, rinse with cold water, and drain again. Set aside to cool.
  4. Combine lemon juice, sugar, paprika, cumin, cinnamon, salt, and cayenne pepper.
  5. Stir to dissolve sugar and salt.
  6. Stir in olive oil, parsley, and raisins.
  7. Add carrots and toss.
  8. Cover and refrigerate at least one hour to chill and blend flavors.
  9. Stir occasionally.
  10. Serve on lettuce leaves, if desired.

Carrot Salad

Side Dish

Regimen: Low fat, Vegan, Vegetarian, Kosher

Keywords: Carrots, Raisin

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