Regular exercise has long been proven to help people with diabetes reduce their risk of future complications and manage their blood sugar levels. A recent study published in the Nov. 24, 2010 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association f... 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
In this video, Coach Nicole explains how to use your Nutrition Tracker. Learn how to find your free, customized Food Tracker and Meal Plans, how to turn your meal plans off and on, how to add food, how to track calories and other nutrients, and... Read more
In this short video, Coach Nicole fills you in on an easy trick that will help you stay on the right path to achieving your health and fitness goals!
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Welcome to SparkPeople! Hopefully your program is off to a smooth start, and you’re happy with your progress so far. But for others who aren’t seeing results yet, it’s been a little more frustrating. Many dieters tend to make simila... Read more
I have been doing 60min (at least) of cardio 6x/week and I vary the intesity of it. I also do 30-45min of strength training 6x/week that varies as well. Have stayed within my calorie range. Barely touch "junk" food. What am I doing wrong?... Read more
I had 'gastric bypass' surgery on December 17th,2014. To date (April 1,2015) I have lost 116 lbs. I so wish I would have done this 5 years ago.. BUT I finally didi it & am so happy that I did. I will be 59 in 11 days, & I am getting healthier than I... Read more
Hi everyone. I'm Hannah I weight 154 lb and 5'6. That may seem good but I have mufin tops and my face is kinda big. I need to lose 25-30 pounds by July and I'm looking for friends for support and advice. Anyone?... Read more
Started a weight loss journey on March 4th. From Mar. 4th to Mar. 16th, I lost .8 of a lb. Switched over to the LCHF way of eating and from Mar. 17th to now I have dropped 10 lbs. I'm a happy girl.... Read more
More than 52 things to try to lose a pound (or more) a week in these two articles from Prevention Magazine. Pick one to try this week. I'm doing Phone-ercise (cleaning, doing laundry, and pacing while blabbing on the phone)http://www.prevention.com... Read more
Editor's note: The ladies behind Fit Bottomed Girls, one of our favorite health and fitness websites, have generously shared some great tips to help you stick to your New Year's resolutions.
By Jenn (above, left) at the Fit Bottomed Girls
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A Handy Guide for Exercising Outside from ShapeCrispy Blackened Tofu from Daily Garnish5 Ways to Make Your Day a Little Healthier from Fit SugarTwo Must-Try Brunch Recipes From Rocco DiSpirito from the Fit StopSalt In Food: 8 Eats Saltier Than Potato... Read more
Princess and I were out shopping yesterday and got to talking about the frustration we sometimes feel when reading weight loss tips in magazines. Don't get me wrong, they are usually all very good ideas. But it's hard when you're trying to drop a f... Read more
1. THE OBSTACLES: Food is a tremedous coping mechanism for many people. Food is power because it gives people the preception of relief and if you remove that security and fail to put something else in its place, a vacuum is created. When you stop... Read more
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