Is water important? Well let’s see, other than making up 50%-60% of our bodies, regulating body temperature, helping our breathing, transporting nutrients, carrying away waste and helping our muscles function, water is pretty much useless. Oh,... Read more
Eight to twelve cups of water daily, that’s what the SparkPeople plan suggests. Whether you are having a hard time drinking that much water, or just want to drink a variety of beverages (coffee, tea, diet soda, juice), many dieters challenge an... Read more
Whether browsing the Internet, surfing through 500 channels, or flipping through your favorite magazine (or tabloid), you’ll find them everywhere: weight loss supplements that offer quick and easy solutions to shedding unwanted pounds. Simply p... Read more
You've been working hard at making healthy changes to your diet and exercising regularly to lose weight. But there's more to weight loss than watching what you eat; the beverages you drink can also affect your progress. Are you sabotaging you... Read more
Though food is supposed to be one of life's simple pleasures, few things cause more angst and confusion. It's no wonder why. We're constantly being told which foods we should eat to be healthy, which diets we should follow to be skinny, w... Read more
For about the last twenty-five years, I've been drinking hazelnut-flavored Coffeemate (yes, really. LoL). And when it came out, I switched to the sugar-free version.
But in my never-ending quest to improve my health (because it's not just about... Read more
Sorry if this is a stupid question, but can you have both a fast metabolism and a tendency to put on weight? I started tracking on here about a week and a half after I started trying to lose weight, and I feel like I'm eating so much more than recomm... Read more
In an effort to take things one step at a time, my first endeavor is to kick my coffee addiction. It started about a year ago and when I don't have it, wow, does my head hurt!
My approach is to white-knuckle through the 2 pm low, taking advil f... Read more
I'm giving up sugar and artificial sweeteners for the next 30 days to challenge myself. But I think coffee is going to be hard for me. I use to take it with 2 Sweet n Low's and whole milk. I did a week of just 1 Sweet n Low and today went to none and... Read more
People sometimes confuse thirst with hunger. So you can end up eating extra calories when an ice-cold glass of water is really what you need. Also, mix in some coffee and teas as long as you are easy on the sugar/cream. Green Tea has been shown to... Read more
I take cereal to work in re-usable containers. I take the milk in my re-usable coffee cup. Keeps the cereal crispy, milk cold, and I don't use the office Styrofoam, so it's good for the environment! 140287... Read more
Editor's Note: Coffee, tea and caffeine. Sometimes you hear how horrible they can be for your body. Other times you're told that you're not drinking enough of them. What's the truth?Today we are excited to share a fun and interesting... Read more
Altering just a few of your daily habits can go a long way, protecting your noggin in the process. Even having just one more cup of coffee or one more hour of sleep can keep your mind sharp for years to come. Continue reading for advice fro... Read more
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