Good eating habits are directly related to the prevention of osteoporosis in both men and women. It is often thought that only women suffer from this disease, but this is not true. While women are more prone to develop osteoporosis, men also suffer f... Read more
Surely you've heard the old saying, "an apple a day keeps the doctor away." While a daily apple is a better strategy than nothing, it'll actually take a much stronger plan to really boost your immune system. Almost every year,... Read more
Although everyone's preferences differ, it's nice to have some staple foods on hand to make quick and tasty dishes that are good for you, too. So what do the experts behind SparkPeople.com keep in their own refrigerators? See what they stock... Read more
When Martha Stewart was doing hard time, there were reports that she voluntarily pulled up weeds outside in the prison yard each day. Was she just trying to get out early for good behavior? Not quite. Martha was actually taking an unconventional appr... Read more
Yes, it's possible to eat certain foods and boost your longevity. Often labeled "super foods," these foods have the ability to not only strengthen the immune system, but to also fight disease, and lower body fat and cholesterol.
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Hi everyone, #firstpost for me, I've been using myfitnesspal which has been great, thought I'd give this a try :-) started military diet 6 weeks ago, lost 12lbs but nothing for last 2 weeks :-( going to the gym 3 times a week, help/advice appreciated... Read more
Has anyone ever used AKTI BMI app? I just downloaded it and it says that I am almost 30 pounds over weight! Kinda makes me feel like I'm not accomplishing anything after loosing 15 pounds! Oh well I got this! #friendfinder #motivation... Read more
I used to dread cutting the lawn. Now I record it as exercise. Now a negative has been made a positive, helping me achieve my goal. When I overeat, sparkpeople tells me how bad I did so I can know when I've overcome it. This is #whyilikesparkpeople .... Read more
It's been 4 days I started using this app..first day today with strong control over my munching all day along. Eating 5 meals per day with breakfast, lunch dinner, and 2 or 3 snacks . Keeping my calories to 1200 total. Really need to lose 25lbs soon!... Read more
Benefits of BroccoliVegetables have an impressive way of offering widespread benefits to your health, and broccoli is no exception. When you eat broccoli, you're getting dozens, maybe even hundreds, of super-nutrients that support optimal, body-wide... Read more
In my free time, I like to read healthy living blogs, and one of my favorites is Healthy Tipping Point, which is written by Caitlin, who also writes OperationBeautiful.com. Caitlin is a vegetarian who eats very balanced meals, so I was surprised to l... Read more
We all know that veggies are good for us: they're great sources of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Scientific research has shown that cruciferous vegetables in particular may reduce the risk of lung, colorectal, stomach, breast, and prostat... Read more
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