Many pressing reasons exist to avoid being overweight or obese and, unfortunately, cancer is one of them. It has long been known that excess weight increases the risk of heart disease, stroke and type-2 diabetes. But, fewer people know about the frig... Read more
It's easy to get discouraged when you work so hard to lose weight and your efforts don't pay off on the scale. Seeing the same number week after week can make you want to drown your sorrows in a pint of Haagen-Daz. But wait! Before you pick u... Read more
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
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
Every active woman, regardless of her breast size, should have a sports bra as a part of her fitness wardrobe. Not only do these specially designed bras offer better support and more comfort than a regular bra, they also help minimize movement during... Read more
Measurement Day: Weight down 4lb this month, but an average of 5.25lb per month since January 6 (21lb total). Inches went up a bit, but hopefully the slight uptick in my body measurements is just temporary!... Read more
My body is stubborn & wants to cling to this last 15 lbs. I've been following the calorie range & exercising here & there (not a lot), & the scale barely budges. Any suggestions on jump-starting my metabolism? Thanks! :-)... Read more
The worst thing you can do is cut your calories so significant that your body holds onto the fat and stops weight loss. No one should eat less than 2,000 calories. I'm not a big fan of these fade diets.... Read more
If your body is toxic you have inflammation & fat accumulates in your system. Inflammation is the primary cause of many diseases, headaches, depression, tireness, etc. Garlic and onions, water & magnesium capsules in the form of magnesium citrate d... Read more
Watermelon is cleansing, alkalinizing, diuretic & mineralizing. It is very effective in promoting intestinal elimination, keeping the body free from toxins The acid-alkaline balance in the body, neutralizis the toxic condition of the body resulting... Read more
Many people with Asthma know that exercising can be a very trying experience. People with asthma CAN exercise. This Group was formed, to Inform, Motivate, Encourage, and Inspire Asthma Sufferers.... Read more
Earlier this week I encouraged you to use a simple tip to take control of mindless eating to help you with the secrets to a strong start.
Another of the secrets is to weigh yourself weekly to help track your success. I know how frustrating it can... Read more
By now you’ve been working on your New Year’s resolutions for roughly four weeks. Have you stepped on the scale this week only to be discouraged, frustrated, angry, sad, or some other combination of negative emotions? You&rsqu... Read more
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