We've all seen the flashy cans of energy drinks crowding the shelves at gas stations and grocery stores. From students to sports stars, it seems like everyone has used an energy supplement to up their game at some point. But what exactly puts the... Read more
They go down easily and can be found anywhere and everywhere. Water, tea, milk, juice, soda, flavored waters, coffee, energy drinks, smoothies. This list touches just a few of the many categories of beverages but doesn’t even delve into the dif... Read more
The scene seems right. An up-tempo song blasts through the speakers around the room. All around you, people race on the treadmill and grunt as they lift weights. An upbeat personal trainer stands nearby, ready to assist at a moment’s notice. So... Read more
It’s true. A carbohydrate-rich diet can inflate appetite and girth. Low-carb diets do promote short-term weight loss, but are accompanied by some severe dangers. So what should you do? The truth is, you can have your carbs and eat them too&mdas... Read more
“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: ‘What! You, too? Thought I was the only one.’” (C.S. Lewis)
Which is why—whether you’re looking to eat healthier, increase... Read more
lol I wish I could drink it in reasonable quantity. I have very little self control when it comes to my Dr. Pepper...I bought one today but it's still sitting in the fridge. It's a test of my will power...really it's just torture!... Read more
Anyone have any tips on getting over the fact I HATE sweating like in a crazy pet peeve. I immediately need to shower kind of way it's really making pushing myself through work outs hard!!! I know this sounds petty and girly but I'm not!! #fitness... Read more
Food is all in your mind, and by this i mean that you see food and drink it before you imagine the taste. I have found that if I add a little zero cal cordial and some Natura food dye i can trick my eyes #food... Read more
I found a site with 65 facts about diabetes related problems an facts. Interesting and a must read for those really concerned about their health. May help scare anyone into staying on track.http://facts.randomhistory.com/facts -about-diabetes.html... Read more
One of the biggest changes I’ve made to my diet over the years was to increase the amount of water I drink. When I started working for SparkPeople over 7 years ago, I probably drank about 2 glasses of liquid a day (outside of exercise).&n... Read more
Recently my teenage son and I found ourselves killing time at the grocery store while waiting for the pharmacy to fill a prescription. Surrounded by an array of protein supplements and energy drinks, my typical "tell mom only what is absol... Read more
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