You're committed to a healthy lifestyle. You hit the gym every day when they open their doors, ditch soda for water, and brought healthy fruits and vegetables back to the center of your plate. Then you step on the scale, only to find that you hav... Read more
Lifting weights. Resistance training. Pumping iron. No matter what you call it, strength training is important for boosting the overall health and well-being of people of all ages and fitness levels. While strength training can seem a bit intimidatin... Read more
You stayed up late last night to finish a project, woke up groggy only to realize that you’d slept through the alarm clock, skipped breakfast, then almost fell asleep in the middle of an important morning meeting. It’s now mid-afternoon a... Read more
One of the best things about supermarkets can also be the most confusing: all the choices! When walking from aisle to aisle, it can be overwhelming to look at all the products in each section. Just think of all the choices when you’re looking a... Read more
If you’re like most people who want to lose weight, you probably think that shedding a few pounds will help you feel better about yourself. And chances are, you see exercise simply as something you need to do to accomplish that goal. But here&r... Read more
today was a good day. I spent the day on my feet tracking every step. I ate well and now going to get a good night sleep. when I looked in the mirror today I saw a warrior. powerful and strong!!!!!... Read more
Had a better day today than yesterday. Towards the end of the night I was starving. I think there was not enough fiber to keep me fuller. Eating every few hours is helping but I am a carb addict. Any tips to help with this?... Read more
A variety of foods and beverages may increase sleep. Several herbal teas may encourage sleep. Chamomile promotes sleep, you should avoid eating refined foods like sugar and white breads, red meats, trans fatty acids in commercial baked goods, and fri... Read more
I do believe what SP says about having a good sleep. I feel that if we use positive messages before going to bed, meditate, etc., that your sleep will be better and kick start your plateau, stopping that hormone, cortisol, from keeping us from losing... Read more
Fibromyalgia is an often painful and lonely experience; and we hope that having friends makes things a little easier and life seem a little better. Please join us in encouraging one another... Read more
Just about everywhere you look someone is using technology. I find it's actually difficult to go out and not see people texting or playing games on their cell phones. It seems that using our phones and other mobile devices (iPads, tablets, laptop... Read more
If you're having a difficult time getting seven to eight hours a sleep a night, it's a good idea to talk with your healthcare provider about options for improving your quantity and quality of sleep. Some women find that making changes i... Read more
Wed 07/29/14 - Mon 08/04/14
My better sleep goals for this next week are:
1. Go to bed no later than 10:30 PM.
2. Only hit the snooze on my alarm twice.
3. Keep a similar sleep schedule on weekends (don't sleep half the day!).
4.... Read more
When I started the Better Sleep Challenge, I really didn't know what to expect. I didn't have any high hopes for getting a good nights sleep on a regular basis, but it didn't hurt to try.
I have completed the challenge & I'm here to tell... Read more
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