A new study published by the University of California at Berkeley shows that women who practice yoga have better body images and less disordered eating patterns than women who take part in traditional aerobic exercises. Study participants filled out... Read more
On a recent trip to California, I went on a hike in Runyon Canyon, a park near my daughter’s apartment. During my climb, I overheard two women chatting behind me. One was expressing concern regarding comments her teenage daughter ha... Read more
Peek into a woman's closet, and tucked amid all the clothes is something that almost every woman keeps. She strives to wear it again someday, no matter how unrealistic or out of style it may be. What is it? Her "skinny" jeans. Whether y... Read more
While training one of my clients, we had a conversation that left me thinking for days. Elaine has been exercising with me for over 10 years, is in her seventies, and truly one of my role models. Her high energy, devotion to staying fit and healthy,... Read more
A new study by researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Washington has found that regular yoga practice may help normal-weight people prevent middle-age spread and may promote weight loss among those who are overweight.
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You know what tho? Haven't u ever heard a woman say he's nice but he's got a beer belly! Woman do it too. Or I remember a woman who only wanted to date blonds.
LOL-I wouldn't want to be in a relationship w/ any one whose main concern is the outsid... Read more
Went to a get together with women from church yesterday. Lunch was fried chicken, rice, pasta salad and a fruit desert dish that had condensed milk in it oh and hand made tortillas. I had some of everything and was over a pound lighter this morning!!... Read more
I'd like to continue"Men wants thinner women"conversation here n I'd like most men here to join and express their feelings please.I'm not asking why you guys want thinner women,I'm asking why women hate to hear it? And what's men's explanation? :)... Read more
Instead of letting media images of fit and fabulous women demotivate me, I decided to turn that on its head and use those images as a light to run towards. There is a particular actress who, whenever I see her, I think looks amazing. Her body is fit,... Read more
Women especially are bombarded with images of model-thin females (think mags at the grocery check out line). Remember, a small fraction of women actually look that way. We need to ignore these images and make our own bodies/minds/spirits the best th... Read more
What's HOTIn a previous blog entry, I mentioned some research that showed how keeping your mind active with reading, puzzles, games, and other such activities can help reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease and dementia, and slow down the general cog... Read more
Scantily clad celebs often grace the covers of fitness magazines, baring their washboard abs, toned thighs and sculpted arms. It's no secret that most of these photos are retouched to add definition, slim away bulk, smooth fine lines, remove cellulit... Read more
Come on, ladies! Stand in front of your mirror --baring it all, if need be -- and look at yourself. Aren't you BEAUTIFUL??? :)
Don't compare yourself to what you see in magazines. It's a waste of time and will bring you no peace... Read more
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