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Abdominal Fat Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Abdominal Fat.

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Gallstones Linked to Gut Circumference

Anyone who has experienced gallstones is familiar with the accompanying pain and discomfort. Gallstones are crystallized clumps of cholesterol that form in the gallbladder. After eating, one usually experiences symptoms such as indigestion, bloating...  Read more

The SparkDiet: Mediterranean Style!

Juicy tomatoes growing under the Tuscan sun, oranges that burst with life, the steamy warmth of fresh-baked breads—there are several mouth-watering reasons to treat your taste buds to the flavors of the Mediterranean. The food is magnificent! ...  Read more

No More Exercise Excuses!

We begin a new fitness routine with the best of intentions—telling ourselves that we’ll hit the gym three times a week—but actually accomplishing what we set out to do can be harder than expected. Combining a busy work week with oth...  Read more

Reference Guide to Body Composition

Body weight alone is not a clear indicator of health or fitness because it does not distinguish how many pounds are fat and how many are muscle. But body composition helps describe the amount (and distribution) of fat and lean muscle tissue in the bo...  Read more

6 Exercises to Rebuild Your Core after Pregnancy

After pregnancy, you're probably eager to get your post-baby body back in shape. But before you jump in to your usual ab workouts, there are some special considerations that new moms need to take into account. Some postpartum women may notic...  Read more

Questions about calories//fat t/protein/carb
Updated 1/27/2015 6:38:30 PM

My calorie intake consistently shows well below the recommended numbers - however, my fat, protein and carbs show at the low to middle part of the recommendations. How can this be? Also, if I'm keeping the fat, protein and carbs in check - does the...  Read more

What is your cardio for burning fat??????
Updated 1/27/2015 3:20:00 PM

I purchased a reasonable priced pro form exercise bike last week, I plan on starting tonight building up from 10-15 minutes at a time if I can even do that depending on the tension setting. Does anyone here use this as their main exercise? And...  Read more

How do I build protein with out building fat
Updated 1/26/2015 5:08:52 PM

How do I build protein with out building fat...  Read more

Fat vs Carbs
Updated 1/27/2015 8:31:12 AM

I am planning to increase my Protein calorie allocation % which means I will decrease either my carbs or my fat allocation or both. To assist in weight loss which should I try and decrease more, carbs or fat?...  Read more

If we cannot gain fat overnight then went does my
Updated 1/24/2015 12:03:49 PM

If we cannot gain fat overnight then went does my scale read that I gained body fat overnight? The percentage fluctuates greatly day to day! 😑...  Read more

More on Vitamin D For WEIGHT Loss

Researchers at the University of Minnesota conducted a study that found the participants in the study who had higher initial levels of Vitamin D. lost more weight than those who began with a lower Vitamin D level. It also showed that more abdominal...  Read more

Reduce Abdominal Fat

According to an article in Nutrition & Metabolism they say a that four-year study concluded people on a high-protein, low-carb diet had an average decrease in A1C of 1.2% (from 8% to 6.8%) Journal of Nutrition, found that even moderate increases in p...  Read more

South Beach Diet (Lifestyle!)

For anyone who follows or wants to learn the SB way of eating. Lets be healthy together. SB is recommended by many doctors and dieticians; its good for blood sugar and reducing dietary fat....  Read more

Win the Battle of the 'Menopause Belly' Bulge

Editor's Note: Cathy Cram, M.S., is the resident maternal fitness expert on our sister site, BabyFit.com. She writes a monthly series on menopause health and fitness. By Cathy Cram, M.S. One of the first changes many postmenopausal women not...  Read more

New Study Uncovers a Surprising Health Risk for Pear-Shaped Women

You're probably familiar with the terms "apple" and "pear" when they apply to body shapes. People who are apple shaped tend to carry their extra weight in the abdomen region, but usually have relatively slim arms and legs. Men tend to be apple shaped...  Read more

~ Abdominal fat: questions, answers, solutions... ~

... Here is a question that I saw on the web and and wanted to share with you... Abs are a problem area for me. QUESTION: I work out 5 days a week an hour a day. An I am having trouble loosing my stomach fat, should I increase my carb i...  Read more

The Hidden Dangers of Your Excess Abdominal Fat

The Hidden Dangers of Your Excess Abdominal Fat - It's More Serious Than a Vanity Issue! Did you know that the vast majority of people in this day and age have excess abdominal fat? The first thing that most people think of is...  Read more