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Swimsuit season is officially here. So if you're anything like us, you've been racing to the gym to shed the last of those cold-weather pounds.
But a simple workout routine won't cut out—a well-balanced diet is a must as well.
Not sure what to eat to keep your bod in tip-top shape this season? We caught up with Top Chef star, cookbook author and expert chef Padma Lakshmi in New York City to catch her three rules on what to eat to stay healthy this summer.
Here's what we learned: