Do you often have trouble finding the motivation to stick to your exercise and nutrition goals? If so, then you might not be looking in the right place.
Experts who study motivation have long recognized two basic types of motivation:
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Do you often find yourself wondering where your motivation went? Do you suddenly revert back to your “old ways” without really understanding why?
If this sounds familiar, you may have some basic misconceptions about motivation: what... Read more
There are several kinds of motivation problems that people run into, and each requires a different set of strategies. Let's start here with a little quiz to find out which motivational problems you might be dealing with.
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Motivation is like cold hard cash: You can never have too much! And when you’re trying to lose weight (for the umpteenth time for many of us) you know that you need a wealth of motivational strategies you can count on. But, with so many motivat... Read more
I know exercise is supposed to help me fight depression, but how can I find the motivation to work out when I'm depressed?
Depression definitely can make it hard to find the motivation for exercise (among other things) because loss of intere... Read more
I started this lifestyle change a little over a month ago and I've lost 17 pounds. I'm happy but I'm also scared I won't be able to keep this up and I'll once again go back to my old ways.... Read more
I have never been more focused than I am right now. I have joined the gym working out 6/7 days, per week I'm eating very healthy, And to top it off I'm not smoking. I have never been happier, the never been healthier is coming my way soon.
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Are you required to eat your meal in the dining room, or could you take it elsewhere, away from the radio? I'm at a loss as to why your parents would continue playing the radio news when it is obviously causing you stress, even after your appeal.... Read more
My best motivation to eat less is to wear a belt. I cinch it to where it is snug, but comfortable. When I am eating, the belt lets me know that I am full long before I realize it. I don't want to loosen it, so I stop eating.... Read more
How can I get motivated?How do I stay motivated? Will someone please motivate me to exercise? These are all questions that I have seen a lot of members ask on the SparkPeople message boards recently. Motivation seems to be hard to come by some days,... Read more
The common bond many of us share is where to find the motivation to carry us to our goals. What happens when it isnít there? Why is it so important in helping us to achieve success in anything that we do, including embracing a healthy lifestyle? When... Read more
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