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Heart Healthy Habits Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Heart Healthy Habits.

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The Keys to Conquering Cholesterol

Heart disease is a scary thing. In the face of dire risk factor statistics and horror stories about cholesterol, you can easily get rattled. You might feel overwhelmed by the whole cholesterol question, and feel like you face uninformed life and...  Read more

A Power Food for Health Nuts

We’re not nuts for saying it – a daily dose of nuts is a healthy way of snacking. Ditch the guilt and dig in. The only caution, keep it to about a handful. Nuts have had a long-time bad rap as a high calorie, indulgent food that we s...  Read more

8 Sneaky Habits That Sabotage Your Heart

We all know that for optimum heart health we need to eat a healthy diet, exercise and not smoke. But did you know that the little things you do every day can have a big impact on the most important muscle in your body? We put together a list of...  Read more

Sleeping Better for a Healthier Heart

We all know how great a good night's rest feels. You wake up feeling refreshed, energized and ready to tackle your day. Unfortunately, this rested feeling is the exception and not the norm for many who live busy lives in the modern world, and it&...  Read more

10 Habits of Highly Effective Exercisers

At some point in my mid-twenties, I recognized that exercise would always be an integral part of my life. I had been consistently working out for years and enjoyed the physiological and psychological benefits of my fitness routine. I couldn't ima...  Read more

I've been on here for two weeks Today!!!! and i am doing better with my healthier lifestyle #gome
Updated 5/30/2016 11:51:02 PM

I've been on here for two weeks Today!!!! and i am doing better with my healthier lifestyle #gome...  Read more

Alright guys I've eaten pretty healthy today! I slipped up with a slice of pizza though. I really go
Updated 5/30/2016 11:57:25 PM

Alright guys I've eaten pretty healthy today! I slipped up with a slice of pizza though. I really got to learn how to resist temptation. #motivation #friendfinder...  Read more

Well day two and I ate healthy all day. Super prou
Updated 5/30/2016 9:40:17 PM

Well day two and I ate healthy all day. Super proud of myself and am hoping I can continue on with it. I got a good work out in today playing squash with my dad. Hopefully the scale will start moving again soon....  Read more

Very First workout... Hearts a racing and im just
Updated 5/30/2016 8:21:44 PM

Very First workout... Hearts a racing and im just realizing how out of shape i really am. =( #motivation #firstworkout #ouch...  Read more

I'm trying to be good and eat healthy, some days a
Updated 5/30/2016 8:11:18 PM

I'm trying to be good and eat healthy, some days are easier than others. Has anyone here had days where they just feel hungry all day? When you eat nothing seems to take away the hungry feeling. I've been trying to drink more water! Any suggestions?...  Read more

Be "True" to Yourself!!

Getting started is the hardest thing to do to change a life time of unhealthy habits to healthy habits. The main focus is "you"! First make up in your own mind that this is what YOU truly want to do and that you are not doing it to please anyone bu...  Read more

Dance that fat away!

Dance zumba to get your heart healthy and to dance the fat away.344...  Read more

College Students

This group is for college students who are looking to get healthier and need a little support from those in a similar situation...  Read more

Another Reason to Drink Water: Prevent a Heart Attack

We all know that water is good for you. It can help you feel fuller, it's a good replacement for sugary drinks like soda or juice, improves the look of your skin- the list is long. But did you know that drinking water might also help reduce your ri...  Read more

Making Up for Bad Health Habits

Via our partners at Woman's DayDid you smoke cigarettes for years? Or hardly drink milk or take a calcium supplement during your 20s? Whatever health mistakes you’ve made in the past, our experts weigh in on the specific changes you can mak...  Read more

13 Heart-Healthy Habits

1) Yoga 2) Meditation 3) Deep Breathing 4) Tai Chi 5) Pilates 6) Monitor your cholesterol intake 7) Keep a before-during-after journal 8) Eat a small handful of nuts each day 9) Eliminate trans fats completely 10) Have a cup of gree...  Read more