Congratulations! You’ve decided to quit smoking. You know it’s a smart move—quitting cigarette smoking is the number one thing you can do to dramatically improve your health and avoid several potentially life threatening illnesses.... Read more
Once you’ve made the decision to lose weight, the “where to start” part can seem more overwhelming than the resolve to begin in the first place. How do you change your eating habits in a healthy way? Cut back your calories? Purg... Read more
That white, powdery substance just makes you feel good. You can't get it off your mind, and you keep coming back for more. The more you have it, the more you want it! But even when you try to stay away from it, it finds ways to sneak into your li... Read more
After a long day that started with an 8 a.m. meeting and ended with a fickle client, you'd seriously consider forking over your life savings for a bowl of rocky road. Other days, sudden, but intense, hankerings for potato chips plague your best-l... Read more
If you’re watching your calorie intake, the most problematic part of your anatomy may be your sweet tooth. Our bodies are hard-wired for an attraction to sweet foods since sweetness signals that we’re taking in the calories (energy) neede... Read more
Some friends and I did Sugar Free September, where we removed all added sugar and sweeteners from our diet. I didn't even have cake for my birthday this week. But I feel great and don't miss it. All foods taste sweeter now.... Read more
As some said, sugar cannot be tracked here. A main reason is because sugar is not a required item on food labels yet so the info would be incorrect & misleading. See this FAQ for more info:
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One of my little tricks if I feel myself getting hungry at night or even during the day at work is to make myself a cup of hot peppermint tea. Peppermint works as a natural appetite suppressant and with a little bit of equal or splenda added in, it... Read more
Stop Sugar cravings by eating chicken!~yes chicken. Most of the time your body craves for sweet foods, when in reality, all it needs is some protein. Eat fruit , these natural sugars are easier to digest, Fruits can actually help decrease the rate o... 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
What is one food that was eaten thousands of years ago, is still eaten today in probably the exact same form, and is just as good for you today as it was then? Honey! Some refer to honey as liquid gold because in the good old days h... Read more
Most days, right around 3 or 4 o'clock, they spring up out of nowhere. Others are surprised by them at night, usually in the few hours before bed. They come without warning and you can't really explain why they're there. Sugar cravings&md... Read more
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