Although working out and eating right help you feel good and improve your health, there's no doubt that most of us also do so to improve our appearance. And with shorts and swimsuit season quickly approaching, cellulite might be on the minds of m... Read more
Studies show that the vast majority of people who lose 50 percent or more of their body weight (whether through surgery or lifestyle change) report being unhappy with their bodies later. Why? Because even after all the work and the weight loss, losin... Read more
You've probably heard of the fitness craze Zumba, a workout known as a dance fitness party. I originally tried Zumba with a friend by following a fitness DVD.
While the DVD was fun and the hip-swiveling moves were a blast (and effective at w... 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
You know that you want to lose weight. But how do you pick a goal weight that’s right for you? Do you find a celebrity, or even a friend, whose body you like and try to reach the same weight as him? Do you aim for a previous weight of your own,... Read more
The troll has been removed. Also, our site is for anyone trying to develop a healthy lifestyle. So if your goal is to gain weight, you are welcome here. Just set your goal weight higher than your current weight.
Coach Jen... Read more
I am trying to adjust my protein/fat/carb levels,and even though I change it in my profile it doesn't translate to my log page! And yes I click the update at the bottom. Help!
#techsupport #coach... Read more
You cannot target where your weight/fat loss comes from. Be sure to do strength training that focuses on that body area for toning and tightening. A good article with suggestions:
http://www.sparkpeople.com/resource/fitn ess_articles.asp?id=9... Read more
My mother in law made the tastiest gravy. She removed the pan drippings and added ice cubes to them. After the fat congealed she removed it and then proceded to add thickening agent. There was no fat on the surface of her gravy. Delicious.... Read more
After removing the pot from the stove let it cool for a couple of minutes to let the fat settle on top. Wrap a few ice cubes in a cloth and draw it across the stew/soup the fat will congeal on to the cloth and can be easily removed.... Read more
For anyone who follows or wants to learn the SB way of eating. Lets be healthy together. SB is recommended by many doctors and dieticians; its good for blood sugar and reducing dietary fat.... Read more
In January, I started teaching a new yoga class. Many of my students are athletes, particularly runners and cyclists. My boyfriend, who co-founded a local competitive cycling team, is also a yoga teacher, and the two of us firmly believe that athlete... Read more
Unlike Fat Burners, Fat Binders will not mess with your metabolism. Fat burners have been around for decades and celebrities have filled gyms and TV commercials saying which fat burner they used to sculpt their hard bodies. But fat burners aren&rsq... Read more
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