You know starting the morning with breakfast sets you up for healthy eating all day long, but when the same packet of microwaved oatmeal just isn't cutting it anymore, it may be time to change up your a.m. routine. Here are eight common breakfast... Read more
Editor's Note: After much deliberation, food writer John "Mr. Bad Food" McGran has come up with the "best" of the worst foods he’s reviewed over the past year.
Here there are in his words (in no particul... Read more
Protein supplements are popular among casual exercisers, serious bodybuilders, dieters and even non-exercisers for many reasons. Most people know that protein is an essential nutrient for overall health that helps promote fullness and also plays... Read more
Everyone knows that athletes must plan and time their meals and snacks very carefully to reach their performance goals. But what about the rest of us? You try to squeeze in 30-60 minutes of exercise most days of the week. Do you have to be careful ab... Read more
A few years back I typed up a list of New Year’s resolutions on a small piece of cardstock, laminated it, and put it in my wallet. On that list was the resolution to eat a salad every day, simply because eating salad always made me feel like I... Read more
Fat has 9 calories per gram, carbs and protein have 4 calories per gram. But not all fat, carbs, and protein are created equal. There are healthier and less healthy choices within each macronutrient. Ex. unsaturated vs saturated fat... Read more
Our bodies need fuel to burn calories and if we don't give them enough fuel it's hard to lose weight. I did the same thing and stayed below my calories and got no results! Once I started to eat at least my low end calories I started losing!... Read more
Has anyone here done it and is it actually a good progra,? I ordered it and will start it Monday- it should arrive in the mail tomorrow so I have not watched the discs yet and have a hard time finding someone online...just looking for some reviews fr... Read more
Has anyone tried the body wraps? Not for weight loss because i know that it wont do that lol but i've lost 43 lbs and has loose stomach skin and im interested in trying one. My coworkers wife is selling them and he told me shes having good results. I... Read more
Shakes don't make me feel full. I would just try to make sure I eat meals that have protein, fiber, and healthy fat to increase satiety, and a smaller proportion of carbs for quick energy. Whole foods are healthier than chemical shake mixes.... Read more
In the beginning a few years ago,I had a doctor I dealt with regularly and a counselor also.I went to the GNC or a Vitamin Shoppe and did some research like they told me too.I found that chromium plus cinnamon helps you naturally maintain healthy wei... Read more
Protein supplementation is, and has been, all the rage in gyms across the globe for some time now, especially for those looking to build lean body mass. There is a misconception that if one increases his/her protein consumption he/she can build muscl... Read more
A Consumer Reports review in the July issue highlights their recent laboratory findings regarding protein drinks. They tested fifteen drinks using an outside laboratory and discovered some disturbing results. Since we previously provided a review of... Read more
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