Juicy tomatoes growing under the Tuscan sun, oranges that burst with life, the steamy warmth of fresh-baked breads—there are several mouth-watering reasons to treat your taste buds to the flavors of the Mediterranean. The food is magnificent!
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On one episode of last season’s The Apprentice, "The Donald" gave team members, and viewers alike, a lesson in life: You can’t successfully sell what you don’t believe in. Similarly, you can’t improve on what you don... Read more
Having fallen in and out of favor with nutrition experts, you’d think the fragile egg would be broken and beaten by now. Luckily, its ego isn’t nearly as vulnerable as its shell. Oblivious to the attempts to separate the egg from its well... Read more
Starting a regular walking program offers numerous health and fitness benefits!
Good for your heart: Walking regularly can help reduce high blood pressure and high cholesterol, both of which contribute to heart disease.
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Visual images can be powerful tools in helping you reach your goals. There are lots of creative ways to use this motivation technique, such as posting an image of your goal where you’ll see it most—in your car, on a bathroom mirror, or on... Read more
That's a high protein diet, it's not for everybody. I would say try it and see how you feel. Your body will tell you what it doesn't like in a pretty short amount of time. If it doesn't agree with you, try sticking to what Spark recommends and ...... Read more
I'm currently doing well in maintenance, but recently had abdominal surgery (diaphragmatic hernia, fundiplication stomach wrap). Clear liquid diet only through Thursday, pureed diet from that day to the next Thursday. I'm doing mostly broth and jui... Read more
We can WANT to lose weight it all day long... we can REALLY REALLY WANT IT... other people can want it for us. We can invest in equipment, healthy food, diet supplements. We can put locks on the fridge, keep a food journal, etc... and none of it me... Read more
If you’re feeling confused by all of the headlines about diet beverages, you’re not alone. There’s a growing amount of misinformation about diet beverages. Here are some of the facts that we tell our patients who ask about drinking... Read more
In my experience with exercise and weight loss, you can't out-train a bad diet. If I wanted to lose weight, all of the exercise in the world didn't help if I wasn't paying attention to what I was eating. I know others who have chosen to lose weight... Read more
While I had a few minor food imbalances all in all I would say I was 98% on track. I didn't lose much in second week but my past experience has taught me when I have a big loss one week it will be a week maybe two before I show another one. MUST NOT... Read more
Sooo....yesterday I took a day off my "diet". I'm very glad I did, I needed the break. I alsoi needed the reminder why I'm NOT eating that way anymore! I woke up feeling gross and not hungry. It affected me all day. I did manage to only have ONE donu... Read more
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