Some people can measure their weight loss by the way they feel and look: firmer thighs, a smaller waist, jiggle-free arms. But then there are the number-crazy ones who desperately need some kind (any kind!) of concrete proof that all their hard work... Read more
Ever notice how some people can have big bellies but lean legs, or how women tend to store most of their fat in their thighs, hips, and butt? These are examples of fat distribution, which refers to where your body typically stores the fat, no matter... Read more
No, this is not an article on that ever-popular question about whether sex counts as aerobic exercise. (It doesn't. Get over it.)
This article is about gender differences in exercise and weight loss. This is your chance to get the facts you... Read more
If you’re a man who’s trying to lose weight and get fit, you’ve probably noticed that most of the books, magazines, and programs on these subjects aren’t really aimed at you. Most are for women. And the others seem to have bod... Read more
Maybe you ate the wrong thing or, on a gotta-get-healthier kick, you ate too much of the right thing (think fiber). All you know is that the inevitable discomfort has ensued and your pants feel a little tighter than they did this morning. What exactl... Read more
My bf is finally noticing that I have lost weight! He is totally nieve to real numbers though. I told him I lost 25 lbs and he says what are you like 160 now!ha! I'm still in the 200s but I'm not going to tell him that! Lol... Read more
Had several family members and friends comment on how much weight I've lost (hubby too) they kept saying You have lost so much weight, I didn't recognize u :) feels good m :) 75-80# down 25-30 to go... Read more
Couldn't figure out why I wasn't able to lose weight. I logged all my food, run 3 days a week; and walk about 10,000 steps a day!
It's GRAPES! What I assumed was a cup, was more like 4! Oops!... Read more
High insulin changes excess blood sugar into fat around the belly,and it hard to lose. It is called viseral fat. Insulin makes & keeps you fat. High blood triglycerides (fats), high sugar, high insulin & high blood pressure, and inflammation all st... Read more
LOSE THE STUBBORN BELLY FAT HIDING YOUR ABSHave you tried everything to blast that abdominal blubber, all to no avail? Give these tips a try to start seeing results.It seems no matter how hard some people work out, or how much muscle mass they put on... Read more
Editor's Note: Cathy Cram, M.S., is the resident maternal fitness expert on our sister site, BabyFit.com. She writes a monthly series on menopause health and fitness. By Cathy Cram, M.S. One of the first changes many postmenopausal women notice i... Read more
Men and women alike struggle to shed belly fat—and with good reason. Unlike fat that accumulates on legs, buttocks and arms, fat that settles around the middle is difficult to shed and dangerous to your health. Most of us can pinch more than a... Read more
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